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Depression

Teen Depression: Recognizing the Signs and Symptoms and Helping Your Child

By On September 18, 2018

If your teen might be struggling with depression, a therapist can be just a click, phone call, or text away.… Read More

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PTSD

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder: Not Just a Soldier’s Condition

By On April 5, 2016

PTSD affects about 7.7 million Americans and roughly 37 percent of those cases are diagnosed as severe. The condition often develops in a person’s early 20s but can occur at any age.… Read More

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Mental Illness

Project Semicolon Starts a Conversation that is Helping Many People Cope with Mental Illness

By On September 28, 2015

Project Semicolon encourages people to tattoo or draw a semicolon on their body to support mental health awareness or represent the loss of someone to mental illness. … Read More

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Bipolar Disorder

Signs and Symptoms of Bipolar Disorder

By On July 14, 2015

Bipolar disorder is a type of mental illness. It affects your mood, energy levels, and how well you can take care of your day-to-day responsibilities.… Read More

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Alzheimer’s Disease

“Still Alice”: Book Turned Movie Highlights the Vulnerability of Alzheimer’s Disease

By On February 19, 2015

Dr. Alice Howland appears to have it all. She’s happily married, recently turned 50, has three children, and is a professor of linguistics at Columbia University.… Read More

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Social Media

Hashtags That Harm

By On December 10, 2014

Being a digital media specialist, I often get asked sarcastically if my job pays me to sit on Facebook all day. Well, much to their dismay, it sort of is.… Read More

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Suicide Prevention

Responsible Reporting of Suicide Deaths

By On September 29, 2014

Suicide and depression have been brought to the forefront of American thought by the death of legendary comedian Robin Williams. His death, a shock to even his personal family and friends, opened… Read More

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PTSD

How Do You Know If You Have Post-traumatic Stress Disorder?

By On May 5, 2014

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, better known as PTSD, is a psychological disorder that is typically followed by a traumatic event. Normally, when we hear about PTSD, we naturally associate this disorder with veterans… Read More