Living through the coronavirus pandemic may have you feeling sluggish. This could be from increased responsibilities at home, at work, or working from home. Even if you’re getting more sleep than usual, you might still feel exhausted. Alyza Berman, founder and clinical director of the Berman Center, was recently quoted in a Washington Post article […]
Those that suffer from anxiety often fear they’re being judged or shamed by others. Being untruthful can exasperate those feelings and cause someone to feel even worse about themselves. Instead of trying to protect someone’s feelings all the time, it’s best to be honest with them and have an open conversation to ensure their long […]
The most recent pandemic was 101 years ago, so it’s safe to say: no one has experienced anything quite like this before. It’s new, and takes a lot of getting used to, but there’s no opportunity to ease into it gradually. One day it’s life as usual, and the next: the world is turned upside […]
Addiction in our society has reached epidemic proportions. It has become a major public health problem that impacts society on multiple levels. Directly or indirectly, every community and family are affected by drug abuse and addiction. Yet, drug abuse and addiction is something that people don’t talk aboutâ€¦especially in the Jewish communityâ€¦until it is almost too late. […]
We are honored that Karen Handel made time to come meet with us today! We got to exchange our experiences and ideas working in the mental health and substance abuse field with a common goal; to better our community and the lives of all those affected by mental health and addiction issues.
In 2013, a very talented, beautiful, and spirited young Jewish woman who suffered from addiction lost her life a few days before her 21st birthday. The mother of this young woman and Alyza Berman discussed at length how to prevent further losses by bringing together resources in our community to effectively address substance abuse. This […]
Alyza Berman Milrad, 37, a psychotherapist and founder of The Berman Center was honored to be featured in the 40 under 40 article, in the July 2017 issue of the Atlanta Jewish Times. The Berman Center, with a focus on inclusion of Jewish Values and Traditions in an Intensive Out Patient Programs for Addiction and Mental […]