Denae Barowsky

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  • Denae L. Barowsky Counseling

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  • Boise, ID

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  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    TUESDAY, May 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Despite concerns about their children's use of social and other media, many parents may set a less-than-ideal example by spending a lot of time using the technology themselves, British researchers report.

    The study included 107 parents of children ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    TUESDAY, May 3, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Behavior modification therapy is preferable to drugs for treating children 2 to 5 years old who have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, U.S. health officials say.

    "Behavior therapy has been shown to help improve symptoms in young children w...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Sleep Medicine:

    MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- People with long-term sleep troubles should turn to a form of psychotherapy to reboot normal sleeping patterns before trying sleeping pills, the American College of Physicians recommends.

    Specifically, people with chronic insomnia should try cogniti...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    MONDAY, May 2, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- A type of psychotherapy might help cancer survivors deal with the long-term thinking problems some experience after chemotherapy, researchers say.

    It's estimated that about half of those who undergo chemotherapy for cancer...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Marriage & Family Therapy:

    FRIDAY, April 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Money problems and domestic violence appear to be linked, but it's not clear whether one leads to the other, researchers report.

    "What we don't know yet is whether financial stress makes a violent couple more violent, or is financial stress enoug...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics:

    FRIDAY, April 29, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Although older women may face more potential pregnancy complications, their children seem to fare better in some ways over the long run, a new study suggests.

    Using data on over 1.5 million Swedish adults, researchers found that people born to mo...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Spare the rod and spoil the child?

    Not so fast, suggests a new review that found spanking doesn't produce better behavior and may set up a child for psychological and learning problems later.

    "Spanking is not achieving parents' goals,...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Mental Health:

    WEDNESDAY, April 27, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Mindfulness therapy may help reduce the risk of repeated bouts of depression, researchers report.

    One expert not connected to the study explained the mindfulness approach.

    "Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy enhances awareness of thou...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Mental Health:

    FRIDAY, April 22, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Suicide rates in the United States rose 24 percent between 1999 and 2014, with young girls and middle-aged men accounting for the largest increases, federal health officials reported Friday.

    By 2014, the total suicide rate reached 13 per 100,00...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    THURSDAY, April 21, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- When parents believe their children are overweight -- regardless of whether they are or not -- those kids are likely to gain weight, a new study suggests.

    "Parental perceptions may be something of a self-fulfilling prophecy," said study co-auth...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Adolescent Medicine:

    WEDNESDAY, April 20, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Depressed teens who refuse antidepressants may benefit from counseling, a new study suggests.

    The study included more than 200 teens who were unwilling to take medication to treat their depression. The researchers found that those who tried ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Family Medicine:

    TUESDAY, April 19, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Straight parents or same-sex parents -- what's the difference to kids' well-being?

    Nothing, as long as the parents have a stable relationship, new research finds.

    Matching 95 same-sex and 95 different-sex parent households, researchers f...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Addiction Psychiatry:

    FRIDAY, April 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Gamblers Anonymous helps people with gambling problems, and it's even more effective when used along with other treatments, researchers report.

    In a new review, investigators analyzed data from 17 studies published between 2002 and 2015 that exam...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Child & Adolescent Psychiatry:

    FRIDAY, April 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Depression and suicidal thoughts or attempts are common among youth who join gangs, and these problems get worse after they join, a new study suggests.

    The researchers analyzed data from more than 11,000 students in middle schools and high school...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Marriage & Family Therapy:

    FRIDAY, April 15, 2016 (HealthDay News) -- Simply saying "I'm sorry" isn't always enough, researchers report.

    For an apology to be effective, they say you need to include some of six components: expression of regret; explanation of what went wrong; acknowledgment of responsibility; declar...Full Article