The Art of Play

By River Park Psych staff   Creative work environments have always encouraged playing because it fuels creativity, eases stress and makes workers more productive. For example, many advertising agencies have a game room with video games, pool tables, TVs and toys. An audiotext company in Wichita, Kansas distributed Nerf® guns to its creative staff and […]

Hunger is More Than an Empty Belly

I’m in a unique position to observe and comment on hunger. I am not an eating disorder specialist, but I am a psychologist with over 20 years of experience. And, I have a rare neurological condition that has affected my relationship with food. For most of my life I struggled with being overweight – then […]