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Dr. Nancy Johnson Warren, PHD

Psychologist

Dr. Nancy Warren is a psychologist practicing in Houston, TX. Dr. Warren specializes in the treatment of health mental problems, and helps people to cope with their mental illnesses. As a psychologist, Dr. Warren evaluates and treats patients through a variety of methods, most typically being psychotherapy or talk therapy. Patients usually visit Dr. Warren because they have been experiencing depression, anxiety, stress or anger for a significant period of time and are seeking help. Psychologists may perform a variety of exams and assessments to diagnose a mental condition.
Dr. Nancy Johnson Warren, PHD
  • Houston, TX
  • Accepting new patients

My son has been diagnosed with autism and it is depressing my wife. Please help.

A diagnosis of your child, such as of autism, or intellectual disability, is a shock, and there is a normal grieving that parents will have to go through. Some people feel angry READ MORE
A diagnosis of your child, such as of autism, or intellectual disability, is a shock, and there is a normal grieving that parents will have to go through. Some people feel angry "Why me?," others may blame themselves, "What did I do wrong?" and a few will go into denial, "This can't be happening to me, maybe the diagnosis is wrong." All of these responses are normal, and not a sign that your wife is unable to deal with the trauma. This is part of dealing with the trauma, feeling the feelings that come along and being able to express a full range of these feelings to loved ones.

Would I be able to cure my depression with just exercise?

Research shows that moderate depression can be alleviated with regular exercise. In addition to this, though, it is helpful to be aware of your thoughts and feelings. In addition, READ MORE
Research shows that moderate depression can be alleviated with regular exercise. In addition to this, though, it is helpful to be aware of your thoughts and feelings. In addition, what other stresses are you experiencing? No one thing is a cure, so be clear about what are you expecting.

I hope this is helpful.
Nancy J Warren PhD