Could PTSD Be a Significant Cause in Police Shootings?

By |July 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

With the proliferation of cell-phones, live-streaming, dash-cameras, and body cameras, Americans have been inundated with footage of police incidents that often leave people wondering why and how something happened, who was to blame, and what can be done to fix the problem. Just last week, two incidents with police in St. Paul, Mn & […]

Time to Change The Conversation: What We Should Be Learning From Celebrity Deaths

By |August 12th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|1 Comment

I have no doubt that at this very moment I am one of many professionals who are racing to write an article or have a comment ready to address the sudden suicide of actor/comedian Robin Williams. There will be the typical theories from the likes of Dr. Drew who will discuss the role of […]

What Is Really Going On With This “Knock-Out Game”?

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

It seems like everyday we are reading an article or watching a feature on the local news about somebody being attacked randomly on the news. In my own city of Dallas, two elderly men have been attacked in the last two weeks as they were walking out of a restaurant. In each case, they were attacked […]

Why Have We Lost So Many Great Artists to Substance Abuse?

By |June 10th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|0 Comments

When the first reports of Phillip Seymour Hoffman’s death came in a few months ago, my first thought was sadness that another great actor passed away. After the initial thoughts and emotions faded, I couldn’t help but wonder why these deaths continue to happen. So many great actors and musicians have passed away over the past 20…

When The Lights Go Out: Why are football players struggling once they leave the game?

By |May 9th, 2012|Blog, Uncategorized|1 Comment

When The Lights Go  Out: Why are football players struggling once they leave the game?

By Lawrence V. Tucker, M.D. & Michael D. DeVine, MS, LPC

On May 2, 2012, Junior Seau, 43, was found dead in his home in Oceanside, California.  It has been confirmed that he took his own life and many speculated that […]