Topics :: mental health

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Discussing Depression and Disability in the LGBT and Black Communities

HEALTH | By Belo Cipriani | Sep 5
Depression is common. But more common is the fact that, as a society, we don't openly talk about depression and its impact on our communities.

WHO Reevaluating Classification of Transgender Identity As A Mental Disorder

NATIONAL | By Jeff Taylor | Sep 3
The WHO still officially considers being transgender a mental disorder, but that may soon change.

Suffering, Stress in North Carolina's Anti-LGBT Climate

NATIONAL | By Maria Dominguez | Aug 28
Setting aside the games of money and power, the mental and emotional impact of anti-LGBT legislation is considerable.

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.

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