"White Knight" complex? Anxious attachment style? MEL Magazine interviews Dr. Jacqueline Duke on the first program to model breakup treatment after traditional treatment for addiction. One of the 10,000 users of EXaholics.com explains the effectiveness of an online community-based ...
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Dr. Jacqueline Duke discusses 'financial infidelity' on Fox News: Your World with Neil Cavuto January 2015
November 12, 2015Jacqueline
Have you ever heard the term, "exaholics"? Well there are thousands of people struggling with being addicted to their exes. Exaholics.com serves as an anonymous recovery group with chat rooms, webinars and helpful articles. Relationship expert, Dr. Jacqueline Duke, discusses the basics of their 12 step program. http://www.exaholics.com/
June 12, 2015Jacqueline
Addiction is not just a physical problem. We are finally recognizing non-drug addictions such as sex, gambling, and gaming. In other words, addictions can be composed of unhealthy attachments to people, places, and things. So what is driving your addiction if not a physical drug? True or False?: The body’s physical ...
September 18, 2014Jacqueline
Studies in neurology show that just thinking about the person you love activates at least two areas of the right-brain: those that are responsible for making and releasing dopamine. Dopamine is associated with the ‘high’ we experience from obtaining a reward that we desire. Romantic desire is linked to craving, ...
September 14, 2014Jacqueline
Traumatic events do not have to be extraordinary or rare – it is that they are so overwhelming when they do happen, it disturbs the deep emotional core of our being. Every trauma involves suffering, and in most cases there is no heroic story to tell....
September 14, 2014Jacqueline
Live National News Broadcast - June 19, 2014: Click here to view: Al Jazeera America Tonight - Dr. Jacqueline Duke
June 27, 2014Jacqueline
June 13, 2014Jacqueline
What to look for in a psychologist, what to expect from treatment, and more!
May 15, 2014Jacqueline
A long-time fanatic of natural supplements, I am so excited that our field is recognizing the effects of a healthy gut-brain connection. The significant finding of 2013 that probiotic therapy was found to alleviate autism-like symptoms in mice has stimulated more discussion on how the helpful bacteria ...
March 10, 2014Jacqueline
In preparation for the May 4th Walk for Autism Speaks, Lauren Rabin of Autism Family Center (Winnetka) and Private Psychologist Dr. Jacqueline Duke (Wilmette), have collaborated their efforts to increase the representation of young professionals working with children on the autism spectrum in the North Shore. On Thursday, March ...
February 28, 2014Jacqueline
"To me a rebel isn't so much someone who breaks the law as someone who goes against the odds." - William Petersen I was so excited to read that Malcom Gladwell's new book, David and Goliath, is about how underdogs succeed by using their disadvantages to their advantage. By refusing to ...
February 24, 2014Jacqueline
In order to stop cravings, to stop overeating, to lose weight, and to lose disease, you need to reset your neurotransmitters. This is why my treatment combines traditional Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy with the CLEAN eating detox to permanently break the food-addiction cycle. Here ...
February 23, 2014Jacqueline
February 3, 2014Jacqueline
Do you sometimes feel like you are your friends' therapist? Do you have a friend that is having a hard time and is resistant to seeking help? It often takes time for an individual to be ready to seek outside help from a psychologist. But encouragement and support are often ...
January 31, 2014Jacqueline
You may have heard that there were significant changes recently made in the field of mental health. These changes significantly effect how autism spectrum disorders are diagnosed. If you are currently seeking or already receiving mental health services for your developmentally challenged child, this may be of interest: On May 18, ...
December 31, 2013Jacqueline