Articles by Joni Orazio, MD, DFAPA


My Family Member Has a Mental Health Issue: How Do I Help?

Essential Oils: A Quick Guide

Epigenetics: A Novel Reason for Perpetual Kindness

Recipe for Mental Health Wellness

So What Does Adult ADHD Look Like?

How to Fight Back Against Anxiety

Pregnancy and Depression: Not as Uncommon as We Think

Antidepressants: Should I or Shouldn't I?

Opioid Overdose: An Alarming Epidemic

Suicide: Why?

There is a New Addiction in Town

When Gaming Has Gone Too Far

Social Media: Friend or Foe?

Parasomnias: When Sleep Keeps Us Awake 

Enhancing Your Shot at Happiness

When Sound Causes Rage: Misophonia

Fighting Against Dementia

Children, Adolescents, and Parenting

Social Media is Here to Stay; How to Help Your Teenage Daughter Navigate It

A Letter of Love to My Daughter

"Do More, Be More!" - How this is Affecting Our Adolescent Girls

Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) and its Effect on Adolescent Mental Health

Lock Them Up or Throw Them Out

The Struggle is Real: What Our Children are Faced With

'Ingredients' for Promoting Mental Health in Children and Adolescents

Boy Oh Boy: What’s Next for Our Boys? What Parents Need to Know

Decision-Making in Teenagers

Teen Dating: It's Not Like it Used to Be!

Self-Injury in Our Youth

Helping Our Children Cope with Natural Disasters

The Value of our Children’s Sleep

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders: The Secret Disease that Steals Lives (Part 1 of 2)

Eating Disorders: The Secret Disease that Steals Lives (Part 2 of 2)

Binge Eating Disorder: Uncommonly Discussed