Mental Health Articles Page 117

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You know someone who has been in a funk for several weeks. Everything he says is depressing, and he seems to be withdrawing from social contact. You w...
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As depression has become better understood and depression treatments have become more socially accepted, people have come to understand that depressio...
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Like many other mental illness diagnoses, depression can carry with it one of the most common human reactions: denial. With the stigma attached to men...
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Pregnancy can be a joyous time, filled me the hopeful anticipation of meeting your child for the first time. It can also be a dark, frightening time,...
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Manic depression, now more commonly called bipolar disorder, can be one of the more frightening mental illnesses for both the sufferer and his friends...
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Recognizing depression in others can be difficult for several reasons. The first is that it presents in different forms depending on age, social stand...
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Cognitive perspective, in the context of psychology and depression treatment, refers to the set of techniques and research models that emphasize the b...
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The standard treatments for depression are pretty well established and usually involve a fair amount of pharmaceutical intervention. One alternative t...
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One of the worst things about depression is that it’s a self-reinforcing cycle. Sadness keeps you from enjoying things you once found fun, so you stop...
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With the number of side effects that come with standard pharmaceutical interventions for depression, it is unsurprising that many people look for alte...

 
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