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Teen Suicide Rates, Statistics, and…

Teen suicide rates are alarming and have been going up in recent years. Teen suicide statistics may shed light onto why this is and to...

Understanding Dissociative Identity Disorder Alters

Understanding Dissociative Identity…

{media id=6901, layout=blog} Alternate personalities, known as alters in dissociative identity disorder (DID), are a fundamental part of the disorder. And while most people can't imagine...

Mental Illness, Isolation, and Loneliness

Mental Illness, Isolation, and Lone…

HealthyPlace Mental Health Newsletter Here's what's happening on the HealthyPlace site this week: Mental Illness, Isolation, and Loneliness How To Deal With Isolation and Loneliness Most Popular HealthyPlace Articles...

Mental Illness in Children: Types, Symptoms, Treatments

Mental Illness in Children: Types, …

{media id=5344, layout=blog}   Mental illness in children can be challenging to spot. A second-grader is boisterous and uncooperative. A sixth-grader has frequent stomachaches and headaches and...

 Reasons People Call a Suicide Crisis Hotline

Reasons People Call a Suicide Cris…

The reasons people are driven to thinking about suicide are vast and the reasons that people call a suicide crisis hotline also run the gamut...

Anorexia Health Problems: Complications of Anorexia

Anorexia Health Problems: Complicat…

Anorexia nervosa (anorexia information), a serious eating disorder, can have dire medical complications. The severe restriction of calories does not provide the body the fuel...

Hoarding Treatment: Help for Hoarding

Hoarding Treatment: Help for Hoardi…

Although effective hoarding treatment is available, treatment often has mixed results. For one, people with hoarding disorder (compulsive hoarding) may not want help for hoarding...

How To Get Disability Benefits For …

Is Mental Illness A Disability? Mental illnesses are diseases of the brain that wreak havoc on people's lives (Mental Illness Definition: What is Mental Illness?). People...

Eating Disorder Help: Where to Get Help for Eating Disorders?

Eating Disorder Help: Where to Get …

Help for eating disorders is critical to regaining control over the patient's health and life, especially given that eating disorders are destructive and potentially life-threatening...

Antisocial Personality Disorder Art…

What is Antisocial Personality Disorder? Antisocial Personality Disorder Symptoms, Diagnosis Antisocial Personality Disorder Treatment Famous People with Antisocial Personality Disorder {loadposition articleAdleft} next:   What is Antisocial Personality Disorder? ~...

Emotional Responses to Traumatic Events

Emotional Responses to Traumatic Ev…

HealthyPlace Mental Health Newsletter Here's what's happening on the HealthyPlace site this week: Emotional Responses to Traumatic Events Managing Emotions During A Traumatic Event Most Popular HealthyPlace Articles Shared...

Anxiety Attack Treatment: What To Do For Anxiety Attacks

Anxiety Attack Treatment: What To D…

You may not need anxiety attack treatment if you've only had one or two episodes. People who have experienced multiple or repeated episodes of anxiety...

Bipolar Anger: How To Handle Your Bipolar Relative's Anger

Bipolar Anger: How To Handle Your B…

How to handle your bipolar family member's anger and protect everyone from injury. Bipolar Anger: A Source of Embarrassment Many with bipolar disorder don't discuss the anger...

Avoidant Personality Disorder Symptoms, Diagnosis

Avoidant Personality Disorder Sympt…

Avoidant personality disorder symptoms first appear in childhood, but often don't seem out of the ordinary until late adolescence or early adulthood. Most children show...

Hoarding Disorder: Compulsive Hoarding is a Mental Illness

Hoarding Disorder: Compulsive Hoard…

You may know Hoarding Disorder as compulsive hoarding or extreme hoarding. Previously classified as merely a symptom or sub-type of obsessive-compulsive disorder, experts have promoted...

Rape Victim Stories: Real Stories of Being Raped

Rape Victim Stories: Real Stories o…

Rape victim stories can be very difficult to read, frightening and emotionally draining for some but stories of rape show other victims that they are...

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What Is Dissociative Fugue? Definition, Symptoms, Treatment

What Is Dissociative Fugue? Definit…

Dissociative fugue is a rare condition that is thought to affect 0.2% of the general population. Dissociative fugue is a part of the dissociative amnesia...

Latuda Medication Guide

Latuda Prescribing InformationLatuda Patient Information What is the most important information I should know about LATUDA? LATUDA may cause serious side effects, including: 1. Increased risk of death...

My Story Of BED

My Story Of BED

I have had some degree of binge eating disorder for the past 2-3 years. Before that, I had a restrictive eating disorder, closest to anorexia, for...

HealthyPlace.com Wins Major Awards for Mental Health Content

HealthyPlace.com Wins Major Awards …

HealthyPlace, the Largest Consumer Mental Health Website, Captures Honors at 2011 eHealthcare Leadership Awards For the second year in a row, HealthyPlace.com has been recognized as...

Self-Injury Cutting: Cutting Yourself to Relieve Emotional Pain

Self-Injury Cutting: Cutting Yourse…

Cutting yourself is something many people would never think of doing, and yet for others, self-injury in the form of cutting may be something they...

Take Back Your Life from Mental Illness: Volunteer

Take Back Your Life from Mental Ill…

HealthyPlace Mental Health Newsletter Here's what's happening on the HealthyPlace site this week: Take Back Your Life from Mental Illness: Volunteer From the HealthyPlace Mental Health Blogs Video: What...

Is Having a Mental Illness a Gift?

Is Having a Mental Illness a Gift?

HealthyPlace Mental Health Newsletter Here's what's happening on the HealthyPlace site this week: Perceiving Mental Illness as a Gift Help Spread Awareness of Mental Illness Most Popular HealthyPlace Articles...

Bipolar and Schizophrenia: What's the Difference?

Bipolar and Schizophrenia: What's t…

Bipolar disorder and schizophrenia - many people confuse these two mental illnesses. Likely, this is due to misinformation about both disorders. Bipolar and schizophrenia, though...

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