Opioid Use

4 Dec

Opioid Use

4 Dec

A study showed that U.S. and Canadian post-surgical patients are 7 times more likely to fill an opioid prescription than those in Sweden. The average prescriptions given in in the U.S. were much higher than those in Canada and Sweden. (In brief. Monitor on Psychology, 2020, 51(2), p.13) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wit

21 Nov

Margaret Thatcher: I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wisdom

7 Nov

Lady Mary Wortley Montagu: You can be pleased with nothing when you are not pleased with yourself. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Social Media

1 Nov

Teens who spend more than 3 hours on social media on a daily basis report more emotional and behavioral problems than those teens who spend less or no time on social media. (In brief. Social media and mental health. Monitor on Psychology, 2020, 51(1), pp. 17-18) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wit

28 Oct

Jacques Derrida: If things were simple, word would have gotten around. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Relationships

25 Oct

de Saint-Exupery: Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

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Parenting

14 Oct

The Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics reported that time-outs as discipline does not harm the children or their relationships with their parents. (In brief. Time-outs are OK. Monitor on Psychology, 2020, 51(1), p. 16) http://www.finebetrgpsychotherapy.com

Relationships

10 Oct

A study showed that 39% of couples met online and 38% met through friends. (In brief, How did you meet? Monitor on Psychology, 2020,, 51(1), p. 16) http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com

Wisdom

2 Oct

Edward Abbey: An empty man is full of himself. http://www.finebergpsychotherapy.com