Dr. Ron Sturgis

Optimism for the New Year

2019.01.13 Dr. Ron Sturgis “Optimism for the New Year“ Listen to Audio Dr. Sturgis provided an overview of the science of Positive Psychology: After a century of studying psychopathology, psychologists now have a comprehensive understanding of mental illness as defined in the DSM4. Social Scientists are now studying the efficacy of optimistic thought on wellness … Continued

Suicide Prevention: How to Spot the Warning Signs and Save a Life!

Dr. Sturgis discussed reasons why people commit suicide, risk factors for suicide, warning signs, and how care-givers can detect and help those at risk. Quite often there is the opportunity to save a life because there are suicidal people all around us in our everyday lives at work, church and in our communities. By Dr. … Continued