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Dealing with the Effects of Trauma
Self-Help & Improvement

Dealing with the Effects of Trauma

You may have had one or many very upsetting, frightening, or traumatic things happen to you in your life, or …Read the Rest

Real Men Don’t Get Help
Mental Illness

Real Men Don’t Get Help

The stigma still exists: “Real men” don’t whine about their physical, mental or emotional problems. They work it out, suck …Read the Rest

What Is the Difference Between Counseling and Therapy?
Therapy

What Is the Difference Between Counseling and Therapy?

“Therapy” and “counseling” are terms that are often used interchangeably. Although they are very similar, there are some subtle differences …Read the Rest

Questions to Ask Your Therapist
Therapy

Questions to Ask Your Therapist

Choosing the right therapist is important and often difficult to do simply by looking at ads in the Yellow Pages. …Read the Rest

Types of Mental Health Professionals
Mental Health

Types of Mental Health Professionals

There are over a half-dozen different professions that offer services that focus on helping a person overcome a mental health …Read the Rest

Types of Therapy
Therapy

Types of Therapy

The popular conception of therapy is that of the classic talk therapy; a person, a couch and a psychologist with …Read the Rest

Types of Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Depression

Types of Bipolar Disorder

The bipolar classifications in this post are loosely paraphrased from the DSM-IV-Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition …Read the Rest

The Many Faces and Facets of Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

The Many Faces and Facets of Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder can show up in many costumes. It can be happy or sad, euphoric or desperate, energized or exhausted. …Read the Rest

A Guide to Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
OCD

A Guide to Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), a type of anxiety disorder, is a potentially disabling illness that traps people in endless cycles of …Read the Rest

Take Control of Your Life and Bipolar Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

Take Control of Your Life and Bipolar Disorder

If you’ve been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, you may have a vision as to how you want your life to …Read the Rest

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