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Dr. Stephanie Sarkis is a internationally-recognized expert in ADHD, anxiety disorders, and chronic pain. Her best-selling books have helped millions live happier and more productive lives.


Dr. Sarkis provides counseling, mediation, and continuing education seminars.

Stephanie Sarkis PhD - Tampa, Florida
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Watching Violent News Video Can Be Hazardous to Your Health

When I was an undergrad earning a degree in telecommunication production, I learned of a saying in TV news: "If it bleeds, it leads".  This means the more violent or anxiety-provoking event is, it draws in more viewers. If you are watching videos [...]

  • ADHD and GAD

The Overlap of ADHD and GAD

The Overlap of ADHD and GAD Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can share similar symptoms and treatments.  You are also more likely to have anxiety if you have ADHD. What is GAD? Symptoms of GAD include persistent and uncontrollable worrying, feeling on edge, and experiencing irritability and insomnia.  People [...]

  • Narcissists and your Pets

Beware of Narcissists Around Your Pet

Beware of Narcissists Around Your Pet Narcissists can be harmful to your pet.  Watch for the following signs, in order to protect you and your pet. 1. Narcissists will use the pet as a manipulation tactic. If you talk about [...]

  • ADHD and Thyroid Disorder

Is It ADHD or a Thyroid Disorder?

Is It ADHD or a Thyroid Disorder? Symptoms of ADHD and a thyroid disorder can be very similar.  You may also be more likely to have a thyroid disorder when you have ADHD.  Read on to find out more about both [...]