Batya Swift Yasgur, MA, LSW

Batya Swift Yasgur MA, LSW, is a counselor and freelance writer who lives and practices in Teaneck, NJ.

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Emotional Problems Facing Siblings of Children With Disabilities

Emotional Problems Facing Siblings of Children With Disabilities

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Siblings of children with disabilities may experience a "wide range of emotions.

Is Depression A Risk Factor Or a Prodromal Symptom of Dementia?

Is Depression A Risk Factor Or a Prodromal Symptom of Dementia?

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Depressive symptoms likely do not increase the risk of dementia.

Depressive Symptoms, Psychosocial Functioning Are Distinct Domains

Depressive Symptoms, Psychosocial Functioning Are Distinct Domains

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Depressed patients do not necessarily experience improvements in psychosocial functioning with ECT.

Anxiety, Depression as Shared Experience in Couples

Anxiety, Depression as Shared Experience in Couples

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Couples are at high risk for affective concordance, particularly with depression and anxiety.

Eating Disorders as a Result of Military Sexual Trauma in Veterans

Eating Disorders as a Result of Military Sexual Trauma in Veterans

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Veterans who experienced military sexual trauma are at higher risk for post-deployment eating disorders.

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