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Relieve Caregiver Stress

Relieving Caregiver Stress: Quickly, Easily, and At Home With Guided Imagery Dr. Miriam Franco, MSW, Psy.D., MSCS Whether a spouse, a parent, or child of a loved one with a chronic illness, the value of the services that the caregiver provides is invaluable on a personal and national level.  Approximately 43.5 million […]

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Imagine the Possibilities

Imagine the Possibilities with Guided Imagery Dr. Miriam Franco, Psy.D. Relaxation & Guided Imagery (GI) are gentle, effective mind-body techniques that teach people how to become deeply relaxed and then guides them through sensory images. GI induces The Relaxation Response and also increases right brain processing.  In this state, the emotions, […]

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Defeat Dental Fears

Defeating Dental Fears, Staying Calm at the Dentist Dr. Miriam Franco, Psy.D.   Anxiety or the experience of fear going to the dentist and receiving dental treatment are leading factors for why people avoid dental care.  It is reported to be the fifth most common cause of anxiety (Agras et […]

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