Category: Clinical Psychology

Palilalia: Symptoms, Causes And Treatment

This language disorder is characterized by the repetition of short phrases, words, or syllables. Probably the word Palilalia does not tell you anything, but surely you recognize or have heard of its symptoms: spontaneous and involuntary repetition of syllables, words or phrases. Palilalia is a language disorder similar to stuttering. This disorder is considered a

Types Of Epilepsies: Causes, Symptoms And Characteristics

Epilepsy can be classified into different categories based on its symptoms and signs. Epileptic seizures are complex phenomena, especially considering that there are different types of epilepsy. Already in the Bible, even in older Babylonian documents there are references to epilepsy, called at that time morbus priest or sacred disease, which through which people lost

Fear Of Colors (chromophobia): Causes, Symptoms And Treatment

We explain the characteristics, symptoms and causes of this rare phobia. The world of psychopathology is a complex world, and there are many disorders that human beings can experience. Personality, mood, anxiety disorders … the latter are one of the most frequent reasons for psychological consultation. Among the different types of anxiety disorders, phobias stand

Perinatal Depression: Causes, Symptoms And Tips To Overcome It

During pregnancy, some pre-mothers may feel deeply sad. Pregnancy is a period marked by illusions, but also by suffering. Some mothers experience, shortly before or after childbirth, what is known as perinatal depression (PND). This form of depression, which can be especially tragic for both her and her child, is a peculiar manifestation that requires

Alzheimer’s: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment And Prevention

A neurodegenerative disease that affects many people in their old age. Cancer, HIV / AIDS and dementias are some of the disorders that are of greatest concern today in the western population, being some of the most frequent disorders that still do not have an effective solution or treatment. Within the group of dementias, the

The Usefulness Of Online Therapy For Coronavirus Anxiety

Aspects in which online psychotherapy helps with anxiety caused by the pandemic. The coronavirus crisis has led to two situations for which there are no precedents in recent decades: psychological problems are affecting more people than normal, on the one hand, and many of these people cannot travel to the consultation of the psychologist, on

Behavioral Therapies: First, Second And Third Wave

The three generations of therapies show the evolution of health-centered psychology. Throughout the history of psychology, there have been multiple approaches and theories that have emerged with the aim of explaining how the human mind works, what psychological mechanisms influence and participate in our behavior and even how they can be altered in a way.