The Birmingham Maple Clinic is partnering with The Social Work Student Alliance and Social Work Board of Visitors at Wayne State University to present a seminar on resume and interview strategies for success in the social work field. Lori Edelson, owner and therapist at the BMC, will work alongside Kitty Yarbrough from the Rocket Community … Read more
Serious psychological trauma results from natural and man-made disasters. The wounding afflicts direct and indirect survivors and the first responders who come to their aid. Since 1995, at the time of a terrorist bombing in Oklahoma City, Trauma Recovery/ Humanitarian Assistance Programs has brought mental health trauma specialists with evidence-based therapy to the scene of disasters, providing … Read more
Carrie Krawiec, family therapist at the BMC, recently was quoted on Shondaland.com to discuss financial infidelity. Financial infidelity, like other forms of infidelity, is a serious relationship issue that creates lasting distrust and discomfort between couples. It is defined by a partner concealing harmful spending habits from the other, leading to financial repercussions like debt … Read more
So much has changed for all of us over the past year and a half. We withdrew from workplaces and schools, we ceased socializing and traveling and for six seasons learned to mistrust the very air we breathed, in order to quarantine at home. Although fewer than 50 percent of Americans are fully vaccinated against … Read more
Lori Edelson, family therapist and founder of the BMC, was recently featured on Seen Magazine to discuss the rapid rise of Illness Anxiety Disorder due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The length and severity of the global pandemic has people justifiably focused on health – but illness anxiety becomes a disorder when it affects daily functioning. … Read more
Summertime is a time of joy for so many here in Michigan. It’s time to get out and connect with friends, a time to be more active and a time to decompress. Read the full article from WXYZ here. See the full video here.