Tag: Treatment

Dr Elizabeth talks about #MeToo on Good Afternoon Arkansas - KATV

Dr. Elizabeth Discusses #MeToo Movement

Have you heard of the #MeToo movement? Dr. Elizabeth discussed the viral hashtag movement and its impact with Alicia Dover on KATV’s Good Afternoon Arkansas recently.  The #MeToo hashtag gained popularity when actress Alyssa Milano shared her experience of sexual assault and it has inspired many others to do it as well.

Dr. Elizabeth discusses why it is important for victims to speak out and to know what harassment is and what to do about it. Watch the video now by clicking the link:

Dr. Ruggiero-Wallis Talks About Trending #MeToo

If you need to speak to someone, you can contact Dr. Elizabeth by calling 501-400-6570 or sending an email.

Dr. Elizabeth Ruggiero Wallis KATV Suicide Town Hall Panel

Suicide Prevention – What To Look For

Suicide is an issue which knows no boundaries; it is not a solution but a grenade, a weapon of mass destruction. KATV hosted a town hall on suicide prevention on September 27th, and Dr. Elizabeth was honored to serve on the panel to discuss this difficult but important topic.

Arkansas ranks 17th in the United States for suicide. Watch the town hall presentation by clicking the following link:

KATV: Your Voice, Your Future Roundtable – “Suicide in Arkansas: What to look for”

If you need help or know of someone who does, the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 (TALK) 24 hours a day or visit their website at https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org.

If you are an active member of the military, contact mental health on the base and ask for the MFLC number (Military Family Life Counselors). This is an excellent service which is provided by the military and is confidential. If you are a veteran, contact the VA for assistance.

Lonely man

Anxiety treatment for better tomorrow

Anxiety is something that exists in everyone’s life to a certain extent, and in a way it is medically known to be helpful as well. Because, anxiety helps us stay alert and be reactive to our circumstances, whether joyful or painful. However, when the anxiety reaches the stage where it overwhelms you mentally and physically, and affects your normal routine of life, you need the help of a trained therapist.

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Man looking for help

Looking for help is sign of strength

Individual treatment is often termed as psychotherapy, and is meant to help people with their emotional issues, which can range in order of their severity or intensity. The main aim of this form of therapy is to change the quality of life by defining the path of life clearly, and bringing in more clarity. Whether it is the problem of repressed childhood that you are facing, or an emotional breakdown due to divorce, failure or loss of a loved one, a professional psychologist can help you revive your mental health through systematic counselling.

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