If you recognize any of the warning signs of suicide, then you should speak up about it. You may be wrong, but what if you are right? Most people who are contemplating suicide don't want to die. They want help to stop their depression. It is a cry for help! It may be hard for you to speak to th
At what point does a therapist or psychiatrist determine that social anxiety disorder medication is necessary for a patient's treatment? It is not an automatic assumption that drugs are in order for every sufferer, anymore ...
Attention deficit disorder, also commonly referred to as ADD, is a group of symptoms that affect concentration and a person's ability to focus. It can also cause mood swings and other social problems.
Many ADHD remedies are used by health practitioners around the world to treat the disorder but finding out which remedies for ADHD is the most effective is vital. Children diagnosed with ADHD may have difficulty in coping with their peers, concentrating on their school work, paying attention and are
Overcoming social anxiety panic attacks can be an embarrassing and psychologically crippling experience for anyone. Millions of people all around the world suffer from anxiety of crowds, flying, driving, public speaking, even something as basic ...
Most everyone that suffers from panic attacks blame stress. However placing blame on stress may not provide the complete picture. Stress, of course, is an absolute in life. Even if you lived alone in the ...
Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depression, is a very serious mental illness. It is characterized by extreme mood swings that can have detrimental effects if they are left untreated.
It's no secret that exercising ensures physical well-being of the body but did you know regular and frequent exercising also improves mental health? Studies have proved that exercising a few hours a week can improve mental health.
When initial SSRI treatment fails, what are the next steps for treating adolescent depression. In his latest videoblog, Dr. Robert Findling discusses combining behavioral and pharmacologic therapy.
Panic attack can be a very frightening and disabling condition, thus it is essential that you learn how to stop a panic attack before it severely affects your personal life. In order to stop a panic a
While many people will say that they have no free time in their life has anyone actually considered what time is? Einstein told us that time is relative so how can we use this to our advantage? By changing our core beliefs we can actually use time to our advantage.
Space Tourism Is Still More Dream Than Reality
This is an overview of the Veterans Affairs (VA) role in providing mental health care for veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan. The VA has been inundated by veterans, family members, congress, and veterans support groups to get a handle on the six year plus backlog of mental health cases related to PT
Stories about terror threats are a part of the daily news now. The constant coverage of these negative news stories can bring out worry, stress, and fear in anyone, but especially in those who suffer
Anxiety and panic attacks can make your life miserable. People who suffer from anxiety and panic attacks can get help and implement strategies to overcome these mentally disabling conditions.
In recent times, the biggest chunk of people's R&R moments is spent either watching the big screen TV or entertaining themselves with games on their PC or Mac and Playstation system. While these activities are ...
The Epilepsy Foundation reports that 3 million Americans suffer from epilepsy, a neurological condition that causes seizures. The Mayo Clinic reports that one out of every 100 people will experience a seizure in their lifetime that has no discernible cause and that doctors typically diagnose epileps
Experts speak about the Columbine generation, students who have grown up in the era of school shootings.
The social work model utilized for facing confrontation with and between clients is based on steps derived from crisis intervention strategies. Common settings in which social work crisis intervention would likely occur are child welfare, schools, hospitals and medical providers, mental health and
Do you remember the ancient Roman chariots (horse carts having space for1-2 persons, used in racing) like those seen in €Gladiator€? Imagine what will happen if such a cart is in a race, carrying a ...