What is a Mental Disorder?

Hello everyone! Welcome to our second vlog! Today, I will talk about mental disorders. In general, what is a mental disorder? Maybe you are not sure. It is a syndrome characterized by clinically significant disturbance in an individual’s functioning such as cognition (ex: cognitive style), emotion regulation (ex: controlled or dysregulation), or behavior that reflects a dysfunction in an individual. A […]

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Are Eating Disorders Genetic?

[Music] Dear Emily. My mom suffered from anorexia when she was in her twenties, and she says that I am more likely to get an eating disorder because she had one. Is that true? You know, it probably is true that we know that eating disorders have a genetic component, and that there are temperament traits and characteristics that put […]

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“You’re Not Alone” – A Mental Health Awareness Spoken Word Poem

I’ve always said that the most powerful words in the English language are, “You are not alone.” This one is for those that don’t know, or have forgotten. Somewhere right now there is a young girl sitting at a dinner table, trying to think of an excuse to get up and go to the bathroom so she can make herself […]

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Sensory Processing Disorder | invisible i

Life. Hey everyone, it’s Katy and welcome back to my channel. So recently, I have been looking back at my old YouTube videos on my previous channel – scrolling through my videos and everything I used to talk about. I was just trying to get a bit of inspiration for what to film on this channel. I realised that I […]

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