Tag Archives: Men’s Health

DSM Finally Acknowledges Matters of the Heart

Most therapists are pretty unhappy with the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual. We don’t like to be pigeon-holed into pathologizing our clients with disorders that meet DSM criteria for insurance purposes. We also find that DSM omits huge problems such as sexual addiction and the use of pornography, while including arcane and relatively […]

Supporting Male Victims of Sexual Assault

A comprehensive article in the March 8 issue of the Grand Rapids Press,  Hurt twice: Society questions validity of male sex assault, domestic violence victims, examines how society views male victims of sexual assault and domestic abuse. In their interviews with the author, Randy Flood and Carla Blinkhorn, CEO of the YWCA West Central Michigan […]