Can You Develop Bipolar Disorder Over Time?

Can You Develop Bipolar Disorder Over Time?

While it’s become almost a trend to “self-diagnose” as bipolar for people that believe they experience significant shifts in happiness and sadness over a short period, the term is often overused and used incorrectly. Just like many other mental health issues, bipolar disorder is generally misu...
How to Get Treatment for PTSD

How to Get Treatment for PTSD

Many people are exposed to significant trauma or levels of chronic stress at some point, and for some, it can result in PTSD. While PTSD was once thought to be strictly a military issue, it was even called shell shock in the early 20th century, it is now known that it can develop or be […]...
How to Help Someone With Anxiety Disorder

How to Help Someone With Anxiety Disorder

Anxiety is something that millions of people struggle with, and contrary to what some may think, it’s much more than simply getting scared or worried about something. Individuals with anxiety disorders can face significant challenges that others may pass off as “overreacting”, and the effects ...
How to Know if My Friend Has Depression

How to Know if My Friend Has Depression

When we’re close to someone, we can often sense that something is wrong. In many cases, you may be able to tell that something is wrong, even if you don’t recognize the signs. In other situations, maybe you have suspicions that your friend is depressed, but don’t know what to look for. Depress...
How Does Mental Health Affect Young Adults?

How Does Mental Health Affect Young Adults?

Mental health used to be highly stigmatized, but now more and more young adults are feeling comfortable seeking help when they feel like they are facing challenges with their mental health. Being able to openly and comfortably discuss mental health concerns is the foundation of effective treatment.&...
What is Inpatient Depression Treatment

What is Inpatient Depression Treatment Like?

Depression is an incredibly serious mental health issue, and when you are facing it, it can feel like that is all that you can feel or maybe you don’t feel anything at all.. Sometimes, if you or someone close to you is showing serious enough symptoms or signs of depression, it may be the case [&he...

How Does Trauma Impact Mental Health

Trauma is a word often heard in the media to describe an event or experience that has had a significant impact on someone’s life. Trauma is actually more common than you think. A traumatic event can be anything from a car accident, to being in the military, or being sexually assaulted. Trauma that...
Tips on How to Talk to a Family Member About Getting Help

How Many People Relapse After Rehab

The relapse rate for people after receiving treatment is around 85%. This is an alarming statistic to think about when it comes to relapsing. When people relapse, it’s not because they weren’t committed to recovery before, but because something happened and they didn’t have the ski...
Learn the types of anxiety disorders

What Are The Types of Anxiety Disorders?

Anxiety disorders are characterized by feelings of worry, fear, and apprehension. There are a variety of anxiety disorders that affect people throughout the world. Symptoms may vary from one type to another, but a general consensus is that anxiety is an overwhelming feeling of tension or dread. In t...
When Should I Seek Help for Depression?

When Should I Seek Help for Depression?

Depression remains the most common mental health disorder in America. Depression is a mental health condition that is characterized by feelings of sadness and hopelessness. It affects people of all ages, genders, and ethnicities. This mental health disorder can be caused by a number of factors such ...