Usefulness of Genogram in Clinical Interviewing

With the advent of family systems theory, the symptoms in individual were considered to be reflective of dysfunctions or pathologies in large systems and were conceptualized in broad system terms. Ludwig von Bertalanffy introduced the idea of General Systems Theory (GST). He understood systems and emphasized on the fact that “the whole is more than … Read more

Sensory Integration Therapy

Description and definition of chosen intervention Sensory Integration Therapy (SIT) a form of occupation therapy in which the therapist uses special exercises to strengthen three domains – tactile (sense of touch), vestibular (sense of balance) and proprioceptive (sense of where the body and its parts are in space). It is designed to restore effective neurological … Read more

Vestibuloplasty by Lip Switch Procedure – A Case Report

Maintenance of oral hygiene is required for optimum periodontal health that increases the longevity of the person’s natural dentition. The objective of periodontal therapy is to reproduce an environment which results in a high standard of oral hygiene as inadequate oral hygiene is associated with mucogingival deformities. Periodontal plastic surgery emphasizes biological, functional problems that … Read more

Principles of the American Physical Therapy Association

“Transforming society by optimizing movement to improve the human experience.” (APTA). This is the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) vision for all members and Physical Therapist. As a student, in a doctorate of physical therapy (DPT) program, I want to reflect on how that vision will advance my personal and professional development in my career … Read more

What is Occupational Therapy?

What is Occupational Therapy? Occupational therapy interventions are designed to allow the child build on areas of strength and helps them to improve skills in areas of their weakness. Occupational therapy interventions are child-centered and often a session with an Occupational Therapist looks like a fascinating and elaborate play scheme. Occupational therapy uses a holistic … Read more

Opal Fluorite Tiffany Stone

The Tiffany Stone is the name of a purple, blue and white gem that can be cut and polished into stunning beads, cabochons and tumbled stones. Geologically, Tiffany stone is a rock composed primarily of fluorite with small amounts of calcite, opal, quartz, dolomite, Bertrandite, chalcedony, and other materials. These gems contain between one and … Read more

Causes And Care For Bad Breath

“ Bad breath is caused by odor-producing bacteria that grow in the mouth. When you don’t brush and floss regularly, bacteria accumulate on the bits of food left in your mouth and between your teeth. The sulfur compounds released by these bacteria make your breath smell. Bad breath, or halitosis, can be a major problem, … Read more

"The Good dog foundation"

There is one program I chose to write about and research it is called The Good dog foundation. The Good Dog Foundation is a nonprofit organization that relies heavily on the kindness and generosity of their human and canine volunteers to provide animal-assisted therapy to those in need. The gift of healing and wellness is … Read more

Structure and Function of Haemoglobin

Primary structure: This is hemoglobin at the simplest level, it is made up of chains of amino acids, in which peptide bonds separating each amino acid. It consists of four polypeptide chains, two alpha (?) chains, and two betas (?) chains. Secondary Structure: The two types of secondary structure found in proteins are the alpha-helix … Read more

Moral Permissibility of Voluntary and Non-Voluntary Active Euthanasia

This paper will focus on discussing the moral arguments that are popular in the field of discussion on voluntary and non-voluntary euthanasia. I believe that argument that voluntary active euthanasia and non-voluntary euthanasia is not morally permissible is weak in its defense. This paper has been arranged into the following ways.I will first define the … Read more

Weighing the Pros & Cons of Massage Therapy after Chiropractic Treatment in Wasilla

Massage therapy has been around for centuries and has been used for medicinal and/or healing purposes around the world. Has your doctor prescribed chiropractic massage therapy in Wasilla? Are you wondering if chiropractic care with massage therapy could help heal your injuries? Perhaps you have heard or read stories about chiropractic massage therapy and wondered … Read more

Gene Therapy

In research facilities all around the world scientist are attempting to stop diseases at their very roots. Instead of trying to find drugs to cure illnesses they are trying to change the genes that cause the diseases. The process by which this is done is called gene therapy. Gene therapy is the deliberate alteration of … Read more

Albert Ellis and William Glasser

Albert Ellis and William Glasser have been in the mainstream of psychological society for over four decades. Both have contributed greatly to modern psychotherapy. The Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) of Albert Ellis and the Reality therapy of William Glasser have endured the trendy world of psychology and in fact as they are based in … Read more

Electroshock Therapy Essay

Electroshock therapy what is it? How does it work? What is it used for and what comes from it? This paper will answer all of these questions and will also try to prove that electroshock therapy is useful and not as bad as it appears to be. Electroshock therapy is an old process of ridding … Read more