While we can thankfully find plenty of information about mental health and illnesses these days, sometimes it is crucial to be enlightened by true accounts of those who are battling mental illnesses daily. For everyone who hasn’t experienced any mental illnesses, it’s a way of stepping into their shoes. A way of understanding, without just… Read More Your Mental Health Story
The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that one in five Americans have some sort of mental illness. The severity and duration can vary widely, and it is a much smaller percentage that is under medical treatment. Sleep disorders are potential symptoms of almost every psychiatric illness. About 40% of patients who seek medical help… Read More Mental Illness And Sleep Disorders
Millennial’s are in a unique place to enact change in our world — they have the tools, the information, and the sheer numbers to make a difference. This huge group includes anyone born between 1981 and 1996. They share some distinct experiences. Almost all millennial’s can clearly remember the 9/11 terrorist attacks and were alive to… Read More 7 Ways Millennials Have The Power To Break The Stigma
Opinions towards antidepressants vary in degree with some opposing the use of them because of reasons ranging from the side effects, to addiction and withdrawal symptoms. On the other side of the spectrum, we see a high recommendation of the use of antidepressants, with proven results in the improvement of mental illnesses over time. With… Read More Understanding Antidepressants
Delve deeper into the definition of narcissism and the darker side of narcissistic abuse. … Read More Narcissism – A Mini Series 1/2
Trichotillomania is a hair tugging, twisting and twirling habit where people can’t help pulling their hair out. The affected area mostly is the head. However, hair is also plucked from eyelashes, eyebrows and pubic area. It’s a psychological disorder that ultimately leads to other outrageous pathological consequences such as persistent nail-biting, aggressive behavior and pulling… Read More What Is Trichotillomania And What Can Be Done About It?