An informative article about some phobias that sufferers might experience from sunrise to sunset.
This article reviews some of the research literature about mood stabilizers in general, and lithium in particular. It is concluded that mood stabilizers do not (as their name would suggest) maintain mood within certain...
Living with mental illness - the personal story of my brother and his continuing struggle with Bipolar and undiagnosed Aspergers. I believe my brother is autistic, but how can I prove it?
Many people have misconceptions about life inside a psychiatric hospital. This article clarifies some of that information with reality-based examples.
Imagine being buried in your home by your own junk with excessive items and trash everywhere. Is hoarding a mental illness? Or a case of being a slob? How does someone become a hoarder?
What is schizophrenia and what is dissociative identity disorder? Aren't they the same thing?
In this article, I talk about how stress develops and how this effects how we live and give some advice and treatment on solving stress.
Phobias are emotional reactions that often interfere with one’s life on a chronic basis or acutely when the person is confronted with certain situations. While everyone has fears, people afflicted with phobias will...
Ouija boards and exorcisms. Are they real? Or do they come from abnormal psychology and psychiatry? Do our brains control abnormal behavior? What is pareidolia? God helmets? Iotrogenic behavior?
Do you know how psychosis or neurosis are defined, on a medical level, what the signs and symptoms are, or how they are treated? Simple definitions and the differences between the two are highlighted below.