Migraine & Headache Awareness Month is coming to a close, however advocacy and awareness needs to occur all year round!
View my 2017 interview with INvisible Project, 1st Migraine Edition, online:
Also checkout my article, "Medical History...
Thank you, Jenn Heater for taking the time to interview me on a topic that is so near and dear to my heart!
#mham #mham2022 ...
“When people think of eating disorders, the image is often of an emaciated, white teenage girl in the hospital hooked up to feeding tubes. In fact, eating disorders are varied in how they present in a person, and they certainly do not ‘look’ a certain way.
Heads UP - Episode 126: Migraine Medication Failures
National Headache Foundation
"Have you had a migraine medication fail you? Or have multiple migraine medications failed you? How did it make you feel? In this episode of Heads UP Lindsay Weitzel, Ph.D. talks to Melissa Geraghty Psy.D. about...
National Headache Foundation
Heads UP - Episode 123: Medical Gaslighting
"What is Medical Gaslighting? If you have migraine or another chronic pain condition, chances are you have experienced medical gaslighting. Medical gaslighting can result in a form of medical trauma, and it can alter the...
I am excited to be a guest on 3 podcasts today covering:
Eating disorder myths (for now, check out my program, The Ultimate Eating Disorders Bootcamp for Parents https://www.phoenixrisingwithdrg.com/opt-in)
How we feel when medications fail us
What to do when we are stuck in bed with pain
"Preparing and planning to self-advocate when dealing with medical professionals who may be unfamiliar with the diagnosis."
Dr. Melissa Geraghty Psy.D of Phoenix Rising with Dr. G
11 May 2022
Drawing on her own experience of rare disease Dr Melissa Geraghty is on a mission to provide mental health support to those with chronic illness and pain to ensure no one feels alone on their RARE journey.
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It was a pleasure being interviewed by Elizabeth Brown for this piece: "Are pets a gateway drug to parenting?"
Dr. Melissa Geraghty
On 3/19/22 at 4:00 AM EDT
When a parent is faced with their child having an eating disorder, it is an overwhelming time. It doesn't matter if their child is an adolescent or young adult, the world of eating disorders can seem foreign and unknown.
An eating disorder impacts...
When it comes to eating disorders, there are plenty of incorrect assumptions. Let’s debunk three of them.
Myth: Eating disorders occur only in teenage, rich white girls.
This myth perpetuates stereotypes and can discourage people from getting treatment as they think...
For every purchase of "The Ultimate Eating Disorders Bootcamp for Parents" during EDAW (Mon, Feb 28th to Sun, March 6th), I will donate $50 US to Beat. On the purchase checkout page, make sure to check mark "Beat" so they receive their donations!
Check out the fundraiser here: ...
Children as young as five years old report being dissatisfied with their body. While parents will not be able to entirely shelter their children from the bombardment of outside views (e.g. social and print media, TV and movies, comments from other children and adults), parents can certainly act...
We’ve seen it firsthand. Eating disorders are on the rise. When a family faces this diagnosis, parents may feel overwhelmed, helpless, and don’t know where to begin.
Parents may scour the internet for information, purchase multiple books that collect dust on their shelves, but...
TODAY IS THE DAY!
After 6 months in the making, I’m proud to launch a revolutionary online program:
The Ultimate Eating Disorders Bootcamp for Parents.
Parents– It’s time to take action. Eating disorders wait for no one. Oftentimes an eating disorder diagnosis is...
By Stephanie Cajigal
Physicians and people living with post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection (PASC), also known as long COVID, offer suggestions for dealing with symptoms.
Find a doctor with experience
“Look for doctors who have seen a lot of long COVID patients and who...
It was an honor to be on the KevinMD.com podcast. We discussed my article, “To the patient who wants to die: A psychologist’s perspective.”