Bulimia Nervosa Video

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Dr. Mark Agresti discusses the signs of Bulimia Nervosa. Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist, Psychiatrist Call (561) 842-9550 or email: info@dragresti.com Dr. Agresti today to get psychiatric help today.

Does Charlie Sheen Have Bipolar Disorder?

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Dr. Mark Agresti discusses the recent news with Charlie Sheen; his actions, his outbursts and his personality. Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist, Psychiatrist Call (561) 842-9550 or email: info@dragresti.com Dr. Agresti today to get psychiatric help today.

Negativity of the News

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Dr. Mark Agresti discusses the affects of negative news has on individuals. With our news being accessible all over the web, phones, televisions, and radios, we are inundated with information about bad weather conditions, war, politics, economic issues, disasters, murders, accidents, crimes, and more. What impact does this have on the human psyche? Fear, stress, […]

24 Things You Can Do To Live A Healthier Life

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Dr. Mark Agresti discusses the twenty-four things you can do to live a healthier life. These tips and suggestions can help your health and your mental well-being. Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist, Psychiatrist Call (561) 842-9550 or email: info@dragresti.com Dr. Agresti today to get psychiatric help.

Binging on Drugs and Alcohol

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Dr. Mark Agresti discusses the consequences of binging with drugs and alcohol. Many people will say they don’t have a drug or alcohol problem. They will say, I am not an abuser or user, I only use specific drug or alcohol only so often. Dr. Agresti talks about how this binging on drugs or alcohol […]

Arizona Shootings

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Dr. Mark Agresti discusses the shootings in Arizona. He explains the history of mental illness patients and their ability to be in our communities. Let’s look at some history in order to understand what happened here. In the early 20th century, we treated mentally ill people by putting them in hospitals where they would stay. […]

Binging

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I’ve been a psychiatrist for a long time, and my patients say: “I don’t have a problem. I don’t use drugs (alcohol) every day.” Then they tell me some version of the “binge” story, and I’ve seen some pretty severe ones. They might start out by saying: “You know, every two weeks, I just have […]

Negative News

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Instantaneously, repeatedly, we are getting new as it happens: on phones, computers, radio and TV, Twitter, Facebook, emails, text messages… The backdrop to our world IS bad news – climate change, pollution, war, fear of nuclear holocaust, germs, terrorism, financial failures, unemployment, loss of jobs, loss of homes, collapse of government, collapse different states. The […]

How to Live a Healthier Life

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You have to think it before you can do it, so living a healthy life starts out as  a psychological issue. That is why I’m giving you some general rules to keep in mind. If you remember to keep it simple, you will change your behavior and live healthier. 1.  Don’t smoke cigarettes or use […]

Sex Addicts Fight Obsessions

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Dr. Agresti was interviewed by WPBF Local ABC Channel 25 in South Florida. News Channel 25 asked Dr. Agresti, as a psychiatry expert, his professional opinion on the sex addicts topic. “According to Dr. Mark Agresti, a psychiatrist at Columbia Hospital, ‘the difference with a sex addict is that it’s not an expression of intimacy, […]

Arizona Shootings

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I have been thinking about the recent Arizona shootings where Gabrielle Giffords, a federal judge, a 3-year-old, and a half-dozen other people were shot by Jared Lee Loughner. What’s going on here? How can we explain this? How can we prevent this? I’m a psychiatrist. I’ve been one for 24 years. I worked on a […]

Video Game Addiction

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Recently, I took my son and four of his friends fishing in the Bahamas. We had a fishing boat at our disposal, a beautiful beach and great weather, and I thought we’d all really enjoy our vacation in this exotic environment. But, two of the boys are addicted to video games. They brought the games […]

Four Lokos

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On TV, you hear a lot about the energy drink, Four Lokos. It comes in a 23.5-ounce can and in a variety of flavors. But what’s in it? Each can contains the same amount of caffeine as is in five cups of coffee and an alcohol content equivalent to 3.9 beers. It also includes taurine […]

Electronic Socialization

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The wonder of the modern age – getting to make long-distance friends with like-minded people — the Internet makes it so easy.  You are safe in your home, and it doesn’t matter where they are – London, Dubai, Paris, but you connect, and it’s great. This new “friend” has your same interests, and, because of […]

Suicide – Part 2

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www.dragresti.com ~ (561) 842-9550 Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Mental Illness, Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist — Psychiatrist, continues his discussion about a highly difficult and sad topic — Suicide. Dr. Agresti discusses suicides in the media, suicides related to sexual orientation, and bullying. He, also, gives common signs to look for in your […]

Suicide – Part 1

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Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Mental Illness, Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist — Psychiatrist, talks about a highly difficult and sad topic — Suicide. In the United States, 30000 people commit suicide annually. Dr. Agresti covers statistics of commonalities among suicide victims. He discusses depression symptoms, mental illness victims, addiction victims’ symptoms, and victims […]

Electronic Socialization

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www.dragresti.com ~ (561) 842-9550 Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Mental Illness, Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist — Psychiatrist, discusses the risks of online social networks. This online connection gives a great sense of acceptance, belonging and finding someone who appears to ‘get you’, it can be a very dangerous way to connect. Dr. Agresti […]

Video Game Addiction

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www.dragresti.com ~ (561) 842-9550 Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Mental Illness, Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist — Psychiatrist, shares the troubles of adolescence addiction to video games. Learn about the serious side of video gaming addiction. Call Dr. Agresti today to get help with Bipolar Disorder.

Holiday Stress – Coping Part 2

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http://www.dragresti.com ~ (561) 842-9550 Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist — Psychiatrist, continues to shares how to deal with holiday stress.  With the holiday season upon us, let Dr. Agresti give you some tips to survive them.

Holiday Stress – Coping

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www.dragresti.com ~ (561) 842-9550 Dr. Mark Agresti, West Palm Beach Drug & Alcohol Detox Specialist — Psychiatrist, shares how to deal with holiday stress. With the holiday season upon us, let Dr. Agresti give you some tips to survive them.