Topics :: mental health

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The Murky Role of Mental Illness in Extremism, Terror

HEALTH | By Maria Cheng | Jul 24
After family members of the driver who slammed a truck into a holiday crowd in the French city of Nice said he suffered from depression, questions have been raised again about the links between mental illness, extreme ideology and mass violence.

LGBT Mental Health

HEALTH | By James Guay | Jul 3
Due to societal prejudice, discrimination and violence against LGBTQ people, rates of depression, anxiety, suicide attempts, post-traumatic stress disorder, substance use and physical health disparities, are common among sexual and gender minorities.

Dr. Jenn's Big Three: Connect. Communicate, Listen

CELEBRITIES | By Tony Reverditto | May 7
People see Mann in her private practice for a variety of reasons: Relationship issues, parenting advice, eating disorders, substance abuse, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, trauma and sexual abuse. With this interview, the doctor is in!

Mental Health Maintenance

HEALTH | By Jeff Taylor | Jan 10
Everyone wants to be happier, but arriving in a place of better mental health can seem a daunting task. Good news: There are actionable steps to increase overall happiness.

NFL Players Talk Openly to Help Destigmatize Mental Illness

SPORTS | By Kristie Rieken | Nov 23
Foster and Marshall sat down for a deeply personal chat to mark the running back's partnership with PROJECT 375. Marshall asked the questions and Foster was open and shockingly candid.

Cleaning Your Spiritual House

HEALTH | By Jacob Glass | Sep 26
The question is, "Is this serving me, in living the life I choose for myself? Is this contributing to my peace and joy, or taking me farther from it?"

Getting Better

HEALTH | By Jacob Glass | May 31
Bullying can't be addressed without focusing on the real problem: The idea that our happiness is based on externals and in accomplishments meant to give us a sense of worthiness.

Battle for Mental Health Treatment Coverage

HEALTH | Dec 16
On Sunday, "60 Minutes" revealed how some insurance companies decide to deny coverage for mentally ill patients, with tragic consequences for the patient or to their communities.

International Medical Manual Entering the Late 20th Century?

INTERNATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 3
Break out your platform glitter shoes: The World Health Organization might just be preparing to party like it's 1973.

Health Experts Urge WHO to Remove LGBT ’Disorders’ From ICD

HEALTH | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 3
As the World Health Organization and the United Nations prepare to release a new edition of their International Classification of Diseases (ICD) guidelines in 2017, health experts have asked them to review and/or remove several "disorders."

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