Youtubers that PROMOTE Eating Disorders

Social media is a powerful force. It has the amazing power to bring people from all around the world together Information shared on YouTube can be incredibly helpful But it can also be extremely harmful Millions of people develop eating disorders every year and in spite of the recent growth an eating disorder awareness. Things are only getting worse 50% […]

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Managing autism spectrum disorder | Mental health | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] So in this video we’re gonna talk about how we manage autism spectrum disorder. And in order for us to figure out how we might go about doing that, let’s actually pull up the criteria here that we use to diagnose autism spectrum disorder. So if we look at this, the two main sort of signs that we […]

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The Faces of Invisible Illness: An Awareness Plea

“You’re one of the stable patients,” they told me. As they kicked me to a dingy corner of the hospital. With the other “stable” patients. No space. No privacy. No dignity. But hey, at least I wasn’t dying. She waited months for a specialist appointment. Because she was stable. Couldn’t work. Couldn’t read. Couldn’t eat if not for the tube […]

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Journeys to Eating Disorder Recovery – Groups @OSUCCS

Hi, my name is Holly Davis and I’m a senior staff therapist at Counseling and Consultation Service at Ohio State. I lead the Journeys to Eating Disorder Recovery therapy group here. This group is for students who are struggling with things like disordered eating, eating disorders, and body image concerns and really provides them a place to work on their […]

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Anxiety and homelessness | Ben’s Mental Health Story | Mind

Hello. I’m Ben. I’m 28 years old and I have experienced mental health from probably, quite a young age. In recent years, I found myself in quite dark times and experiencing really bad anxiety and not really being listened to. I’ve had… I’ve experienced a fear of homelessness and then, eventually, classed as homeless and I had to go to […]

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Chronic Illness Awareness••My Story

Every single one of are faced with challenges in our lives and today, I am ready to tell My Story. My journey began when I was 19 years old. I had great health I was athletic, outdoorsy, energetic and very driven. I went to school at ASU full-time and I was on the Dean’s List I was even part of […]

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How Are You? The Nature of Mental Health and Mental Illness

This is a swinger. He lives in Swingsville. He uses the daytime for sleep And the nighttime for play. He’s cool. This is a swinger who’s wandered away from his home. He’s exploring in a different direction. Now these are the people who live down the road. Cool they are not. They’re mostly square. And this is the swinger who […]

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Diagnosis of dementia and Alzheimer’s | Mental health | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] So there isn’t one stand-alone test that will show whether someone has dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, since the typical symptoms like memory loss, confusion, and others, can have a whole slew of potential causes. That being said, it’s not usually diagnosed until a complete medical assessment is performed. But what all does that entail? Well, first off, a […]

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What is Tourette’s? | Mental health | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] So you may have heard of Tourette’s or Tourette Syndrome before, and it’s possible that when you think about Tourette’s, you might picture what’s been kinda popularized in TV shows and movies, which is that people with Tourette’s have these kind of verbal outbursts. And while this is possible in someone with Tourette’s, this popularized image of Tourette’s […]

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