Summary: Seeking mental health professionals to share best online therapy options for teens

  • Name: Rebecca Strong INSIDER
  • Category: Lifestyle and Fitness
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: INSIDER
  • Deadline: 11:00 AM EST – 7 February

Query: Looking for answers to the following:

  1. What are some of the benefits of online therapy apps over traditional therapy?
  2. Please share at least 2 or 3 online therapy platforms/apps that you recommend for teens; For each, note the cost, any restrictions to know about (like minimum age, or if parents need to sign teens up), and the type of therapy offered (chat, video, text, phone call, etc.). Also, explain why you recommend it (any standout features or helpful aspects?). (If there are any downsides note those, too.)
  3. Do you think online therapy can be effective – for teens in particular? Does it depend on what they need treatment for (and if so, what conditions is it most or least effective for?)
  4. Offer a few tips for helping your teen find a therapist who’s right for them.
  5. What are some signs that online therapy might not be working, and your teen might need an in-person therapist?
  6. Any helpful tips for accessing therapy in-person if you’re dealing with barriers like cost, location, etc.?

Requirements: Source must be a licensed therapist

Summary: Expert/psychologist in having difficult business/work conversations

  • Category: General
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Anonymous
  • Deadline: 11:00 AM EST – 7 February

Query: I am writing a story for a restaurant trade magazine on how to have difficult conversations. This will primarily look at conversations between a designer and a restaurant operator, or a construction manager and a designer. I am speaking to people in the field about how they have these conversations but would love a big-picture view from a professional who can talk about the best way to discuss difficult topics, from a business and/or psychological standpoint.

Requirements: No product pitches please.

Summary: The Role of Relationship Equity in Female Sexual Desire

  • Name: Nicoletta Hrouzek Fraulila
  • Category: General
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Fraulila
  • Deadline: 2:00 PM EST – 7 February

Query: Hi, my name is Nicoletta, and I’m a writer for Fraulila. I’m reaching out regarding a recent study about the role of relationship equity in female sexual desire I’m hoping to connect with an expert regarding the questions below. The study can be found here: (If you don’t have access to the full text, let me know, I can send it to you)

Here are a few questions:

  1. What are your thoughts about the publication/findings?
  2. As a couple, how can you recognize if there are problems with the relationship equity in the relationship?
  3. How can relationship equity be achieved in a relationship to improve relationship satisfaction?
  4. Is there anything else you’d like to add?

Requirements: Relationship Expert, PsychologistPlease provide your name, full credentials, email, and professional website or LinkedIn account. Thank you!

Summary: Behavioral disturbances in dementia

  • Name: Hope Gillette Healthline
  • Category: Biotech and Healthcare
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Media Outlet: Healthline
  • Deadline: 7:00 PM EST – 7 February

Query: Hi everyone! I have a piece coming up on behavioral disturbances in dementia. I’m looking for quotes on:

  1. What is the definition of a behavioral disturbance in dementia? Most common examples?
  2. What causes behavioral disturbances in dementia?
  3. What are some actionable tips to help calm a dementia patient experiencing a behavioral disturbance?

As always, I need a link to your professional bio page on a private practice site, commercial employer, or academia. I can’t use bios from general internet directories or competitor content sites. I do prioritize submissions with the answers already provided in the reply. If you’d like to learn more about me and what I write, you can visit my author pages or LinkedIn profile:

Requirements: Mental health professionals, geriatricians, neurological experts. Thank you!

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