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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

14 Things You Might Not Know About Depression
Unipolar Depression

14 Things You Might Not Know About Depression

Depression is the second most common mental illness in America, but it is still misunderstood by many people. Education is …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

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

Bipolar Medication Non-Adherence Issues
Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Medication Non-Adherence Issues

Many people with bipolar stop taking their medications at some point in their treatment. This is a reality that patients, …Read the Rest

Helping a Loved One After a Diagnosis of Mental Illness
Friends & Family

Helping a Loved One After a Diagnosis of Mental Illness

How To Help If a friend told you he had diabetes, how would you react? If you’re like most people, …Read the Rest

10 Common Mistakes Bipolars Make
Bipolar Disorder

10 Common Mistakes Bipolars Make

  1. We are ashamed and  blame ourselves for being Bipolar. We are not at fault for having Bipolar Disorder, …Read the Rest

Wellness After Hospitalization
Recovery

Wellness After Hospitalization

Handling the outside world after hospitalization for behavioral health issues can be tough, especially when you don’t really know how …Read the Rest

Recovering Your Mental Health – Things to Remember
Mental Health

Recovering Your Mental Health – Things to Remember

Above all, remember, you are not alone. Many people have feelings or experiences like these at some time in their …Read the Rest

Recovering Your Mental Health – Getting Treatment
Mental Health

Recovering Your Mental Health – Getting Treatment

If you possibly can, see a doctor or another health care provider you like and trust. He or she can …Read the Rest

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