Category Archives: Adults

PTSD (ABCT Fact Sheet)

PTSD is a reaction to a traumatic event. Most people experience stressful events, but when the event is exceptionally stressful it may be called trauma or a traumatic experience. Certain events— such ...

Hoarding (ABCT Fact Sheet)

Hoarding disorder includes all three of the following: A person collects and keeps a lot of items, even things that appear useless or of little value to most people, and These items clutter the living ...

Eating Disorders (ABCT Fact Sheet)

We eat to live and eating is an important focus for our family and social lives. In a country like the United States, food is readily available. But large amounts of food put us at risk for the three ...

Drug Use (ABCT Fact Sheet)

When we speak of drug use, we mean those substances that affect our brain and, thus, our behavior. Different drugs have different types of effects. The major classes of psychoactive drugs are depressa ...

Depression (ABCT Fact Sheet)

Depression is a common psychological problem, experienced by many people at some time during their lives. One member of most families has experienced an episode of depression severe enough to require ...