Neuroscience of Schizophrenia: Simplified

How much do you know about this mental illness that has become so stigmatized in our society today? What causes this disease, and what can increase one’s vulnerability to getting it? Let’s explore these questions and more.

COVID-19 and Communities of Color

Of the many socioeconomic impacts that communities of color are experiencing in the face of COVID-19, I’ll discuss five of these impacts and share my thoughts as a mental health counselor.

Anxiety: an Overview

Let’s talk about where anxiety came from, different ways it can manifest, and different options for treatment.

Neuroscience of Addiction: Simplified

Why do we get hooked on social media? What makes drugs addictive? Can sugar really change our brain chemistry? Let’s explore the science behind pleasure, reward, and addiction.

Neuroscience of Anxiety: Simplified

How much do you know about anxiety? Let’s explore the brain chemistry behind it, related symptoms, and how anti-anxiety medications actually work.