What is Play Therapy?

Jennifer L. GreggPhD, LPC, NCC, Registered Play Therapist I am often met with confusion when I tell someone that I am a Play Therapist. At a glance, play therapy looks like simple play and having fun. However, play therapy has been found to be a practical and effective therapeutic approach in treating a variety of … Continue reading What is Play Therapy?

Merino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy: Introducing Clare Johnson, Coach

By Clare Johnson-Coach Merino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy Hello! My name is Clare Johnson, I am 23 years old and I am a coach at Merino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy. This year in April I married Paul Bretscher, who is also an athlete with MTGA, and we coach the developmental team together. After more than 15 years … Continue reading Merino Trampoline Gymnastics Academy: Introducing Clare Johnson, Coach

Neurofeedback and Mental Health Support

Neurofeedback is a growing technology in the world of mental health support. From treating ADD/ADHD to depression and anxiety, this non-invasive treatment is used to alleviate unwanted symptoms of these issues along with a variety of other mental health issues.The providers at Reboot Wellness, LLC have been utilizing this technology for nearly three years in … Continue reading Neurofeedback and Mental Health Support

Veterans and Epilepsy: What You Should Know

By Sara FranklinExecutive Director, Epilepsy Foundation Alabama November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, veterans are at a higher risk of developing epilepsy. Epilepsy is a brain disorder that causes seizures. There are many types of epilepsy and different kinds of seizures. When a person has two … Continue reading Veterans and Epilepsy: What You Should Know

Veterans and Alzheimer’s Disease

By: Jen ManningAlzheimer's Association Walk ManagerAlabama Chapter Blink twice. In the time it took you to do so, someone in the world has developed Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia and causes memory loss and other cognitive issues that interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s disease is the 6th leading cause of death … Continue reading Veterans and Alzheimer’s Disease

A Fresh Model for Women’s Healthcare

By Women4Women When Dr. Anne Marie Reidy opened Women4Women OBGYN in October 2017, she envisioned a fresh, new model for women’s healthcare, one that would be unique to the region. After nearly three years, our full service woman-owned OBGYN practice continues to lead the region in innovative women’s health care. We are a practice for … Continue reading A Fresh Model for Women’s Healthcare