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4 Signs Depression Treatment Isn’t Working

4 Signs Depression Treatment Isn’t Working

If you're struggling with depression, it can be hard to figure out exactly what type of treatment to seek out. Although we're getting much better as a society when it comes to talking about mental illness, there's still a widespread lack of empathy for those that...

Diametrical Disorders of the Social Brain

Diametrical Disorders of the Social Brain

Thanks to research on autism and modes of cognition, as well as brain imaging research — there appear to be regions of the brain that are associated with mechanical reasoning and mechanical tasks associated with social reasoning. The diametrical model of mental...

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day (October 10, 2021) is a great opportunity to raise awareness of mental health problems and start conversations. Each year a theme is set by the World Federation for Mental Health. The goal is to help raise mental health awareness. Each of us...

Treatment-Resistant Bipolar Disorder

Treatment-Resistant Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental condition that causes the mood to shift from emotional highs to depressive lows. There are a number of known treatments that work relatively well when taken as prescribed. However, when conventional treatments fail, the condition is known...

5 Key Benefits of Exercise on Depression Symptoms

5 Key Benefits of Exercise on Depression Symptoms

Regardless of how a person's depression is caused, they can ease some of their depression symptoms with exercise. How are there benefits of exercise on depression, though, if it's an illness that exists in the mind? For one, depression exists in both the body and...

Signs of Caregiver Burnout and When to Get Help

Signs of Caregiver Burnout and When to Get Help

Are you a caregiver? Whether you're a professional caregiver that works with a hospice, nursing home, or agency, or you're someone caring for a housebound loved one, it's hard work. Unfortunately, because of the intensity of the job, caregiver burnout is common. When...

BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month

BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month

July is BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month! BIPOC stands for Black, Indigenous, and People of Color. BIPOC Mental Health Awareness month was created to bring awareness to the unique struggles that underrepresented groups face regarding mental illness in the United...

TMS Treatment Tips for Best Results

TMS Treatment Tips for Best Results

Perhaps you have stumbled across transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) through your own research, or maybe it was recommended to you by your doctor. If you’ve been struggling with depression with no help from medications and talk therapy, TMS may seem like the next...

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