Kim Rosenthal, M.D.

Kim Rosenthal, M.D.

Kim Rosenthal, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist with more than 20 years of experience helping people with substance use disorders and mental illness. She spent most of her career as a travelling doctor, affording her the chance to work in a variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, rehabs, detox units, and forensic facilities. These days she practices medicine in a state hospital in North Carolina. Rosenthal founded the Outside-the-Box Recovery movement to promote a zest for sober living through illustrated, fun, and clinically-relevant treatment material. Her latest book is the Outside-the-Box Recovery Workbook , a 30-day journey into the world of sobriety, where relapse prevention and CBT meet cartoons, art therapy, creative writing, puzzles, and the occasional joke. The workbook is available on Amazon.

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Distorted Thinking: 10 Common Cognitive Distortions You Need To Avoid

6 Ridiculous Myths About Narcotics Anonymous

Why Having A Hobby Is Good For Your Mental Health

11 Simple (Yet Powerful) Ways To Manage PTSD Symptoms at Home

5 Reasons Why You Should Adopt An Emotional Support Dog Today

How Vivitrol Stops Cravings And Aids In Recovery From Opioid and Alcohol Addiction

5 Ways Parents Can Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids

3 Frustrating Types of Memory Loss (And What You Can Do To Treat Them)

11 Clear Signs of a Toxic Relationship That You Need To Know

Here Are 10 Great Reasons to Become a Pharmacist

9 Dumb Platitudes That Suck The Air Out of a Therapy Session

5 Amazing Things You Learn While Working at a Psychiatric Hospital

3 Simple Ways To Stop A Panic Attack (Without Medication)

9 Fantastic Mental Health Blogs You Should Start Reading

7 Helpful Tips For Teaching Teens With Autism Spectrum Disorder

How To Prepare For An Intervention That Will Actually Work

Facebook Depression: A Simple (But Complete) Guide

5 Ways You Can Help The LGBTQ+ Community Fight Stigma

How To Make $100,000 As An Online Therapist with BetterHelp

A Psychiatrist’s Guide To Borderline Personality Disorder

20 Professional Therapists Share Their Thoughts on Suicide Prevention

7 Myths About Teen Depression (And The Truth Parents Need to Know)

7 Warning Signs of An Emotionally Abusive Relationship

5 Insane Reasons America Is Losing The War on Drugs

My Wife Asked For a Divorce on Thanksgiving: A Story About Clinical Depression

7 Things You Need To Know If You Want To Help An Addict

9 Toxic Relationship Traits You Should Never Ignore

My Review of Online-Therapy.com: Low-Cost and Effective Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

The 6 Best Breathing Exercises for Anxiety and Mental Health

Does CBD Relieve Anxiety? Here’s What Science Says

Beware of Christian “Counselors”

Here Are My Top Tips for Dealing with Anxiety

13 Essential Tips for Parenting Teens, According To A Therapist

As The COVID-19 Pandemic Rages On, Don’t Forget About The Mentally Ill

How To Get Huge Results In Therapy: 9 Tips From An Expert

A Therapist’s 2021 Review of TalkSpace: Effective and Affordable Online Therapy

Ask These 3 Simple Questions To See If Online Therapy Is Right For You

What We Can Learn About Stigma From COVID-19

This is for All the People Who Are Broken

12 Hard Questions You Want To Ask Your Therapist But Don’t (According To Google)

48 Mental Health Blogs You’ve Never Heard Of That Totally Nail It in 2021

99 Thought-Provoking Journal Prompts for Depression and Anxiety (free .pdf)

9 Reasons Why You Should Never Use the Internet for Mental Health Self-Diagnosis

Why Your Ex isn’t A Narcissist (And You Should Stop Saying He Is)

The Real Reason Why Children Throw Temper Tantrums

How Drug and Alcohol Abuse in Zambia Radically Changed the Way I See Addiction

The Casual Cruelty of Major Depressive Disorder: A True Story

Does Bad Parenting Create Juvenile Delinquents? Research Says Yes

How To Stop Cutting: 7 Self-Harm Reduction Techniques That Actually Work

How to Help Someone with A Drug Problem (and Keep Your Sanity)

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