Everyone feels sad, blue or down-in-the-dumps on occasion. You may even feel “depressed”. However, diagnosable depression is much more intense and interferes with your daily living. Feeling hopeless and helpless are strong indicators of clinical depression. Ask yourself whether your current down mood is a normal [...]

Addressing Loss Through Psychotherapy

News from Coachella Valley's Integrated Health Community Medical News  July/August 2015 By Barbara Pedalino, PsyD Psychotherapy generally focuses on change and growth. Why then, would senior adults seek treatment at this stage of their lives? Surely they have experienced decades of growth and change. Have not these [...]