The Legacy of Dr. Ivan Goldberg


Our clearinghouse for information on all types of depression and the most effective treatments for individuals suffering from all forms of depression.


Anxiety disorders affect nearly 18% of the US adult population. Anxiety is very treatable for those who seek professional help.  Learn more about how to manage this relatively common mental health condition.


Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder affects an estimated 6.4 million (11%) Children in the US & 8 million (4%) adults. However, many go undiagnosed and untreated.

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder affects about 2.6% of the U.S. population age 18 and older. Learn more about treatment options to manage this condition.


The overall prevalence of Schizophrenia is low, affecting approximately 1% of Americans, though what makes this illness monumental is the severity of its symptoms.

PTSD & Trauma

Traumatic events can produce a lasting negative effect leaving the individual unable to cope with everyday life.

Drug & Alcohol Addiction

Effects and comorbidity with other mood disorders along with treatment and recovery

Eating Disorders

Authoritative guide on the causes, symptoms and treatment of all types of eating disorders.

Mood Disorders

A compilation of various mood disorders and common treatments

Recent Articles

How to Talk About 13 Reasons Why and Suicide Prevention

  13 Reasons Why, a Netflix series that captivated teens and parents alike, tells the story of a fictional character named “Hannah Baker,” who commits suicide and leaves behind thirteen recordings for the people she claims contributed to her death in some way. Each cassette tape details one person who failed Hannah along the way. […]

Katie Hurley, LCSW

May 26, 2017

The Difference Between Bipolar Disorder 1 and 2

Many people think of rapid mood changes when they think of Bipolar Disorder. But there are several different categories of mood disorders depending on a person’s symptoms, and not all of these categories include the highs of mania and lows of depression. Only a doctor or mental health professional can provide a diagnosis for a […]

Kathleen Smith LPC, PhD

May 22, 2017

Bipolar Disorder Medications

Medication is an essential component of treatment for anyone with bipolar disorder. Because people with bipolar disorder often experience rapid or extreme changes in mood, energy level, attention, and behavior, medication can help stabilize mood changes and reduce symptoms. Medication can also prevent future manic or depressive episodes from occurring and reduce their overall intensity. […]

Kathleen Smith LPC, PhD

April 28, 2017

Bipolar Disorder Treatment

Bipolar disorder is a type of mood disorder that affects all areas of life, including your mood, energy level, attention, and behaviors. While there is no cure for the disorder, the symptoms are very treatable. The sooner you seek treatment after developing the disorder, the greater your chances are for learning to manage it effectively. […]

Kathleen Smith LPC, PhD


6 Tips to Live Better with Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a type of mood disorder that affects all areas of life, including your mood, energy level, attention, and behaviors. While there is no cure for bipolar disorder, many people with the diagnosis end up living full and healthy lives. Managing symptoms of the disorder typically requires a combination of doctor support, medication, […]

Kathleen Smith LPC, PhD

April 21, 2017

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