How to Tell Someone They Have a Mental Illness Part 2/2
Telling someone you think they need help for a mental illness is hard. Learn how to have this difficult mental health conversation.
NIMH » How Aware Are We, Really, About Mental Illness?
In a message on the importance of mental health awareness, Dr. Gordon recounts how he came to be aware of the personal impact of mental illnesses.
Mental Illness: What You See / What You Don't See
PLEASE READ BELOW: 1 in 5 Canadians will suffer from mental illness at some point in their lifetimes. The other 4 will have a friend, family member or collea...
What it’s Like to Have Mental Illness for Life |
When I was diagnosed with depression and anxiety at age 15, I didn’t question that this was a lifelong diagnosis.
How Mental Illness and Insanity Differ in Criminal Cases
At Mazzoni Karam Petorak & Valvano, we recognize that mental illness may be a factor in your criminal defense. Contact our offices today.
How Chemical Dependency and Mental Illness Interact
Chemical dependency and mental illness often have a closer relationship than you'd think. Here's what happens when the two interact.
Mental Illness in Kids: How to Spot the Signs
Learn to spot the signs of mental illness in children.
Mental Illness Definition: What is Mental Illness?
A mental illness definition is important in understanding mental health problems. Discover the answer to the question - What is a mental illness?
What’s the Worst Mental Illness?
Mental illnesses are all different but which mental illness is worst? Is there a way to rate mental illnesses on a pain scale? Bipolar Burble blog.
Tips for Parenting with a Mental Illness
Parenting is a difficult job and a juggling act no matter what. It requires balancing your own needs with those of your child. It involves managing your time, having adequate resources and supporting your child. For parents coping with a mental illness, "these issues are amplified," said Ryan Howes, Ph.D, psychologist, writer and professor in Pasadena, Calif. "When you're living with any kind of chronic or…
Why Substance Abuse And Mental Illness Are Two Sides Of The Same Coin
The relationship between mental illness and substance abuse disorders is... complicated.Consider alcohol. If ten kids raid a parent's liquor cabinet, perhaps nine of them will spit out that shot of whiskey. But for some reason entirely unrelated to free wi
Drug Addicts and Mental Illness
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Why Dating Can Be Difficult When You Have a Mental Illness
"Relationships are complicated. Mental illness can make it that much more complicated."
10 Self Screening Tools For Mental Illness, Substance Abuse, Etc.
May is Mental Health month, and a timely reminder to screen for mental illness or addiction. Mental Health America, a community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting the overall mental...
What Is A Mental Illness?
Definition of mental illness plus the five major categories of mental illness and misconceptions about mental illness.
What Is Mental Illness?
– psychiatry.org Mental illnesses are health conditions involving changes in thinking, emotion or behavior (or a combination of these). Mental illnesses are associated with distress and/or problems functioning in social, work or family activities. Mental health is the foundation for thinking, communication, learning, resilience and self-esteem. Mental health is also key to relationships, personal andRead the full article
Understand Mental Illness
The majority of people who have a mental illness do not die by suicide. However, those who do kill themselves, more than 90 percent have experienced some form of mental illness. The mental illness alone does not lead to suicidal behavior. The distress associated with a mental illness in conjunction with overwhelming life circumstances may result in …
Chirlane McCray on why she's so open about mental illness
As the public face of New York City's initiative to reform the mental health system, the city's first lady is speaking out about her family's experiences.
How Child Abuse Primes the Brain for Future Mental Illness
A brain scan study pinpoints the changes associated with child abuse that may raise people's risk of depression, PTSD and addictions later in life.
How Yayoi Kusama, the ‘Infinity Mirrors’ visionary, channels mental illness into art
The 87-year-old internationally renowned artist is about to have two major retrospectives of her work.