AAIM | 21st Century Medicine

The Journal of the American Association of Integrative Medicine

Trauma – Do you know how to treat a trauma survivor?

Trauma – Do you know how to treat a trauma survivor?   By: Erica Goodstone, PhD, LMHC, LMFT, LPC Do you really know how to treat a trauma survivor?  Would you even recognize the signs and symptoms if such a client appeared in your office? Would your words and actions possibly add another layer of trauma, […]

Plantain Weed for Health

Plantain Weed for Health   Published June 8th, 2015 in Alternative Therapies, Digestive Health, Inflammatory Illnesses, Travel Tips by Tammera J. Karr, PhD Plantain is a persistent weed in gardens, on lawns and even in driveway cracks in the Pacific Northwest. But plantain is one of the most medicinally powerful “nuisance” plants in gardens and yards not being taking […]

Book Review: Hypnobirth: Theories and Practices for Healthcare Professionals

Hypnobirth: Theories and Practices for Healthcare Professionals Written By: Yulia Watters Publisher: Rowman and Littlefield, 123 pages   Reviewed By: Dr. Susan Stuntzner PhD, LPC, CRC, NCC, DCC, FAPA Assistant Professor University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley School of Rehabilitation Services and Counseling College of Health Affairs   Hypnobirth: Theories and Practices for Healthcare […]

How Does CAM Contribute to Variations in Older Adult Depression? An NHIS Study

How Does CAM Contribute to Variations in Older Adult Depression? An NHIS Study Ryan Harrison, PsyD, DAAIM Director of Resident Life & Wellness Hillcrest Retirement Community 2705 Mountain View Drive La Verne, CA 91750 USA (909) 392-4392 Rharrison@LivingAtHillcrest.org Abstract Depression in older adults is frequently misunderstood and under-diagnosed, with poor treatment compliance and marginal efficacy […]