"unwanted behaviors" results
  • Teenage girl sitting across from counselor

    Therapy and Counseling

    Professional therapy and counseling can improve your mental wellness… thought patterns. Negative thought patterns cause troubling feelings and behavior. Behavior therapy. Sometimes called behavior modification therapy, this treatment focuses on changing unwanted or unhealthy behaviors. You replace them with healthy ones. This treatment involves using…

  • Person washing their hands in a sink

    Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

    Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder that causes unwanted thoughts and repetitive behaviors… What is obsessive-compulsive disorder? Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is mental health disorder, such as anxiety disorder or depression. It causes unwanted thoughts (obsessions) and repetitive behaviors (compulsions). We all have habits…

  • Left side showing red balls with frowning faces, right side showing yellow balls with smiley faces

    Mind/Body Connection: How Your Emotions Affect Your Health

    People who have good emotional health are aware of their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. They cope well with stress and… Good emotional health starts with being aware of your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Learning healthy ways to cope with stress and problems is a…

  • A nurse showing a patient test results from a preventive test, on a digital tablet

    Adolescents and Young Adults: Getting the Preventive Services You Need

    Get an early start on good lifelong health by learning about the services and advice your family doctor can provide… all deaths in adults are caused by heart disease, cancer, and stroke. In many cases, these diseases are preventable. Many of the behaviors that cause…

  • Concerned mother and emotional daughter sitting on couch

    Is Your Teen in an Abusive Relationship?

    Teen dating violence is widespread. Experts predict that nearly one in three teenagers, both boys and girls, is a victim… being abused. Some may not even realize it's happening. To some teens, abuse can feel like love. But excessive jealousy, controlling behaviors, and violence don't…

  • A child having a tantrum and clenching their fists and screaming

    What You Can Do to Change Your Child's Behavior

    Take a positive approach to teach your child good behavior… a new behavior that you prefer and reinforce it by rewarding your child. Path to Well Being The best way to stop unwanted behavior is to ignore it. This way works best over a period…

  • Boy being bullied by a group of kids

    Kids and Bullying

    Bullying, whether in person or online, is all too common in school-aged children. It’s important to know how to recognize… Bullying is aggressive, unwanted behavior from one school-aged child to another. Bullies use their power, such as popularity or physical strength, to repeatedly hurt others…

  • A variety of colorful pills and capsules spilling from a medicine bottle

    How to Safely Take Antidepressants

    Antidepressants are medicines prescribed to treat depression. You should work with your doctor to find the right one for… If you have depression, your doctor may prescribe medicine to treat it. This medicine is called an antidepressant. There are many types of antidepressants. Finding the…

  • Male struggling with premature ejaculation sits on edge of bed with girlfriend in the background.

    Premature Ejaculation

    Premature ejaculation happens when an individual has an orgasm sooner than wanted. It can happen before or shortly after… What is premature ejaculation? Premature ejaculation happens when an individual has an orgasm sooner than they or their partner would like. Premature ejaculation can happen before or…