Category: Todd Farchione

The Right Way(s) To Do Introspection

New York Magazine Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders Like so many good and timeless things, knowing thyself has been co-opted by New Agey thought leaders and feel-good, if shallow, party anthems… Expert quote: “Ideally, approach the experience in a more open, I suppose, compassionate way. Not that the […]

Why working in the restaurant industry can be hard on your mental health

Boston Globe (subscription required) Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders Many years ago, restaurateur Gary Strack went to the roof of his restaurant, Central Kitchen in Central Square, and took out a kitchen knife… Expert quote: “The restaurant industry is particularly interesting: It’s a difficult environment for a […]

Winter Is Coming: How To Prepare For The Season

WBUR “Radio Boston” Todd Farchione, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders, College of Arts & Sciences Winter is coming — even it it’s not clear how fierce or mild it will be. The National Weather Service says — overall — the Northeast can expect a warmer-than-average winter… Listen to audio of expert Todd Farchione

Witnesses to fatal stabbing on DC Metro watched it unfold

Associated Press Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders Kevin Sutherland died in the first-ever homicide aboard a Metro train in the subway system’s nearly 40-year history, stabbed to death after resisting a robbery attempt. The attack stunned passengers who watched it unfold… View full article quoting expert Todd […]

Are You Just Stressed…Or Is It An Anxiety Disorder?

Prevention Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders There are countless things to worry about, from global warming to what’s for dinner… Expert quote: “Most people would say something like moving or an upcoming wedding are normal stressors, but when it starts to become very intense to the point […]

This Mental Health Issue Is More Prevalent Than All Forms Of Cancer Combined

Huffington Post Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders As many as 4.3 million American adults who work full-time have experienced an anxiety disorder in the past year, according to a new study… Expert quote: “There are ways to get help and there is more than one option available. They […]

Todd Sampson opens his mind to brain training

Australian Financial Review Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders Todd Sampson is standing on the precipice of a Sydney office tower, 21 floors off the ground, preparing to step onto a thin wire cable… Expert quote: “The longer you stay in the situation, the easier it gets.” View […]

15 Phrases That Will Change Your Life In 2015

Huffington Post Todd Farchione, College of Arts & Sciences, Center for Anxiety & Related Disorders As the new year approaches, many of us will resolve to transform our bodies — but what about our minds?… Expert quote: “If you really want to help somebody, then the way you should go about it is to ask […]