The Source
Ruminations on the science and art of psychology and behavior

Increase in discrimination on LGBTQ+ community

Increase in discrimination on LGBTQ+ community

June 27, 2022 springsource

In recognition of Pride month and to further understand the current mental health needs of the LGBTQ+ community, SpringSource staff discussed themes...

7 Different types of Anxiety Disorders treated by the Chicago Therapists at SpringSource Psychological Center

7 Different types of Anxiety Disorders treated by the Chicago Therapists at SpringSource Psychological Center

May 3, 2022 springsource

Anxiety disorders are prevalent, affecting over 40 million adults in the United States. The good news is that they are also highly treatable. In...

7 Symptoms of ARFID That Parents Need to Watch Out For

7 Symptoms of ARFID That Parents Need to Watch Out For

March 4, 2022 springsource

When it comes to our children, we want to do everything in our power to ensure that they're healthy and happy. But sometimes our child can develop...

What are eating disorders’ effects on the body?

What are eating disorders’ effects on the body?

January 29, 2022 springsource

An eating disorder is an abnormal behavior that negatively affects mental and physical health. It is characterized by disturbances to behavior,...

Happier Holidays: Skills for the Season when you have an Eating Disorder

Happier Holidays: Skills for the Season when you have an Eating Disorder

November 6, 2021 springsource

It is the time of year when my clients start to express trepidation about the upcoming holidays and the emphasis on Food, Family, and...

Mental Health Among College Students During the Age of COVID-19

Mental Health Among College Students During the Age of COVID-19

October 7, 2021 springsource

Mental health challenges have been on the rise for the past decade, and college students are among the most vulnerable groups. College introduces...

Social Media & Mental Health

Social Media & Mental Health

September 15, 2021 springsource

Almost all experts agree that spending time on social media impacts our mental health. Many studies have found links between social media use...

Meet the SpringSource Team

Meet the SpringSource Team

July 21, 2021 springsource

At SpringSource, we are GROWING!  We have immediate openings and are available to take on new clients.  As has been well-documented...

What Can Be Done

What Can Be Done

June 10, 2020 springsource

At SpringSource, we are sad, angry and devastated about the recent death of George Floyd, an innocent black man who was murdered by a white police...

The Psychological Impact of Quarantine

The Psychological Impact of Quarantine

April 30, 2020 springsource

Our timing to open our group practice during a world pandemic might be considered unusual.  However, we know the profound impact this crisis is...