12-24-16 Psychology and the Church (Radio)

Some people believe that you can’t be a Christian and embrace psychology. But on this week’s episode of Living Well with Dr. Peg, Psychologist, Dr. Matthew Stanford helps believers see the value of psychology when it comes to understanding mental health problems like addiction, depression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia. Brought to you by SSI Guardian on […]

Mental Health 101 Workshop (Aurora, CO)

Do you know the signs that a person may have a mental health problem? What should you do if you suspect that mental illness is contributing to poor performance or inappropriate behavior? Participants will learn how to recognize signs of a possible mental health problem, what practical steps to take to respond to a mental […]

9-24-16 Faith and Mental Health (Radio)

Too often our faith communities believe mental illness is a moral or spiritual failure instead of a treatable illness. Rev. Susan Gregg-Schroeder, the founder of Mental Health Ministries, discusses how faith communities can help erase the stigma of mental illness and the important role a person’s spirituality can play in recovery and healing. Living Well […]

9-10-16 The Guardian of the Golden Gate Bridge (Radio)

According to former California Highway Patrol Sergeant Kevin Briggs, four to six people per month stand on the edge of the Golden Gate Bridge with the intention of committing suicide. On this episode of Living Well with Dr. Peg, Sergeant Kevin Briggs explains how and why he received the nickname, “The Guardian of the Golden […]

Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) Now Available!

Youth Mental Health First Aid is designed to teach parents, family members, caregivers, teachers, school staff, peers, neighbors, health and human services workers, and other caring citizens how to help an adolescent (age 12-18) who is experiencing a mental health or addictions challenge or is in crisis. Youth Mental Health First Aid is primarily designed […]

BE! Black Education Impact Conference

On May 12, 2014, Dr. Peg presented “Violence Prevention and Social Media” at the BE! Conference. Contact Dr. Peg for inquiries or to schedule a similar training at your school or organization. info@drpegonline.com | 303-745-4944. For a partial list of training and professional development topics, click here. Thank you!

Coping with Holiday Depression

December 6, 2013 – Learn how to cope with holiday stress and recognize some of the signs of depression, suicide, and other mental illness. Listen To Psychology Internet Radio Stations with drpeg on BlogTalkRadio

The Science of Mental Illness

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Understanding Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

June 21, 2012 – Does your child have difficulty concentrating in school? Does he or she frequently get in trouble or fall behind because of difficulty paying attention and staying on task? Is your child wound up like an Energizer bunny? Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects an estimated 7 percent of American children or as many as […]

Mental Health and the Black Community

February 15, 2013 – Stigma around mental illness and achieving health equity – equal and optimal health care for all populations – are important issues facing the Black community. A 1996 survey conducted by Mental Health America found that: • 63 percent of African Americans believe that depression is a personal weakness, (significantly higher than the […]