Treatments of Mental Disorders
Mental illness affects one in four adults. In some cases, commitment to a psychiatric facility is the best process to protects all parties. Here are the facts about involuntary commitment.
Cognitive Therapy is one of the approaches for the treatment of depression. According to Aaron Beck, depressed persons consistently view self, the future and the world in a negative way.
Understanding complex PTSD symptoms and origins is an important first step in finding a PTSD treatment that takes into account the troubles with intimacy and trust, and the pervasive identity issues, that are often not...
Understanding the part that the brain plays in PTSD for the layman. The more information a survivor has about their PTSD, the better chance they have in recovery.
Emetophobia is a fear of vomiting that can cause great stress for those who suffer from it. Which treatments are most effective will be investigated. (Co-written by Cameo Behr)
In this writing I explore the connection with mental illness and spirituality.
I discuss my experience working in a psychiatric hospital. This was my first job after earning my undergraduate degree in psychology.
Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)is a therapy that can work without drugs to effect relief from certain stress and anxiety disorders. An account of the author's successful experience as a patient.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) means having problems with inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity, or all of the above. ADHD can be treated through psychotherapy and/or medication.
You know someone who is undergoing symptoms of depression? Try reading these useful information on causes, symptoms and treatments of depression.
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