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Are You Putting Too Much Stress on Your Kids?

Are You Putting Too Much Stress on …

What can be done about the stress we parents put upon our kids considering the recent headlines about teenagers in such distress about school? Today's emphasis...

Quitting Weed! How to Stop Smoking Marijuana, Pot, Weed

Quitting Weed! How to Stop Smoking …

Many people work at quitting smoking pot (weed, marijuana). In fact, 100,000 people get treatment to help quitting weed each year in the United States...

Depression and Slow Thinking (Reduced Processing Speed)

Depression and Slow Thinking (Reduc…

> {media id=6772, layout=blog} Sometimes, when we're really stressed, our thoughts seem to race. The opposite of this – slow thinking – can happen when a...

For Lesbian Parents: Coming Out To Your Children

For Lesbian Parents: Coming Out To …

As a lesbian parent, you may want to come out to your children at some point, regardless of whether the child came through a previous...

Acute Stress Disorder Articles

What is Acute Stress Disorder, Acute Stress Reaction? Acute Stress Disorder Symptoms Acute Stress Disorder Treatment {loadposition articleAdleft} next: What is Acute Stress Disorder, Acute Stress Reaction?~ all articles...

Quotes on Addiction, Addiction Recovery

Quotes on Addiction, Addiction Reco…

Addiction Quotes to Think About Addiction quotes, addiction recovery quotes that provide inspiration and insight into the world of addiction. These addiction quotes, set against an...

Social Anxiety Disorder (Social Phobia) Symptoms

Social Anxiety Disorder (Social Pho…

Symptoms of social anxiety disorder (aka social phobia) are caused by anxiety and fear in social or performance situations. Social anxiety can negatively impact a...

What is Alcoholism? - Definition of Alcoholism

What is Alcoholism? - Definition of…

Alcoholism is a Disease Many people ask, "what is alcoholism?" Alcoholism is a disease characterized by the habitual intake of alcohol. The definition of alcoholism is...

History of Schizophrenia

History of Schizophrenia

The history of schizophrenia is somewhat debatable as the term “schizophrenia” didn’t come into being until around 1908. What we do know is that forms...

Battered Men, Battered Husbands: It’s No Joke!

Battered Men, Battered Husbands: It…

The fact is battered men exist in big numbers, so battering is not just a female problem. In fact, one in three victims of family...

Mental Health Therapy Benefits

  Mental health therapy benefits are numerous. It's an unfortunate fact of life that mental health distresses and disorders (examples of mental illness) happen and can...

Signs of Drug Abuse - Symptoms of Drug Use and Drug Abuse

Signs of Drug Abuse - Symptoms of D…

Signs and symptoms of drug use and drug abuse are critical to know if you suspect someone is using drugs. Some signs of drug abuse...

What is Alcohol Abuse?

What is Alcohol Abuse?

Just as with any drug, people ask, "what is alcohol abuse?" It can be difficult to tell the difference between social drinking, moderate drinking and...

Drug Addiction Facts- Drug Addiction Statistics

Drug Addiction Facts- Drug Addictio…

Drug addiction facts and drug addiction statistics have been tracked by a variety of groups in the United States and worldwide. In spite of this...

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...

Chronic Anxiety: Managing Chronic Anxiety Symptoms

Chronic Anxiety: Managing Chronic A…

Here's what chronic anxiety feels like: "The sky is falling! A piece of it just hit you on the head! Now be calm. Don't get panicky...

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Quotes on Mental Health and Mental Illness

Quotes on Mental Health and Mental …

Insightful Mental Health Quotes These quotes on mental health, quotes on mental illness are insightful and inspirational. The beautiful images for these mental health quotes provide...

De-stress in an Instant: Any Time, Any Place

De-stress in an Instant: Any Time, …

HealthyPlace Mental Health Newsletter Here's what's happening on the HealthyPlace site this week: De-stress in an Instant: Any Time, Any Place Visualizing Your Greater Purpose to De-Stress From the...

Alcoholism Rehab: Time for an Alcohol Treatment Center?

Alcoholism Rehab: Time for an Alcoh…

Alcoholism rehabilitation, known as rehab, can take self-directed forms, but if someone has full-blown alcoholism it's likely time to seek out an alcohol treatment center...

Can You Really Pull Yourself Out of Depression?

Can You Really Pull Yourself Out of…

Wondering how to pull yourself out of depression is a very common question, especially when depression has ahold of you and just won’t let go...

Fighting Alcohol Addiction (Video)

Fighting Alcohol Addiction (Video)

A video on alcoholic addiction and how people with addictions are always vulnerable to relapse. It's interesting how insidious drinking alcohol can be. Kendra Sebelius is...

Mental Illness Can Mask Who We Are

Mental Illness Can Mask Who We Are

HealthyPlace Mental Health Newsletter Here's what's happening on the HealthyPlace site this week: Mental Illness Can Mask Who We Are Most Popular HealthyPlace Articles Shared by Facebook Fans From...

Domestic Violence Laws and Charges of Domestic Abuse

Domestic Violence Laws and Charges …

Better-defined domestic violence laws were a result of an increase in reports of domestic violence cases in the 1980s. Public news reports of domestic violence...

Autism Spectrum Disorder Articles

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) articles on symptoms, causes, treatment, learning and behavior issues in children with ASD and more. What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? Symptoms, Causes...

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