Dr. Elaine Ducharme
Contrary to popular belief, people can’t just “snap out of” depression and feel better right away.
Psycologist Dr Elaine Ducharme is a monthly guest on the WRCH Morning Show.
This is very different than the “winter blahs” and generally responds very well to treatment.
Many of us have also noticed that when terrible events such as these occur, people seem to rise to their best. One of the groups that is always present in face of disasters is the Red Cross.
According to the Institute of Medicine at least 100 million adults in the United States suffer from chronic pain, Pain actually serves an important purpose. It alerts us to injuries such as a sprained ankle or burned hand. But chronic pain is a bit different. Most of us get that pain is physical. But, many […]
Hear Dr Ducharmes conversation with Mary and Allan and get links on who to call or text if considering suicide.
The first attributed use of this phrase in modern times is to Founding Father John Dickinson in his pre-Revolutionary War song “The Liberty Song”, first published in the Boston Gazette in July 1768. In the song Dickinson wrote: “Then join hand in hand, brave Americans all! By uniting we stand, by dividing we fall!” Kentucky […]
With time and an enormous amount of effort and teamwork, step parenting can be an exciting, loving and very rewarding experience. While volumes can and have been be written on this subject, some basic guidelines may be helpful.
One in five children in America alone have a reading disability. This disability is called dyslexia. We now understand that it occurs on a continuum, which means that not everyone who has dyslexia is exactly alike.
As we try to understand what this change in demographics will mean for our society, the American Psychological Association has provided information about normal aging and a look at fact vs fiction. Here are a few to consider.