Brown Deer hospital opening with Sue McKenzie | Rogers Behavioral Health

You know I’ve been to lots of different celebrations around recovery And I think of breast cancer recovery or you know opening of new orthopedic hospitals It’s just really awesome to be able to be a part of a community celebration around recovery and mental health I think that’s relatively new for our community and fun to be a part […]

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Bipolar Disorder and Social Anxiety. Yikes!

Hey guys, it’s Hannah. Social anxiety is the fear of social situations and it’s a major problem for a lot of people living with bipolar disorder, including myself; which I think those around me would be really surprised to hear. But when I’m depressed, I completely withdraw from friends and family and social interactions become extremely stressful. One person who […]

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Zootopia and Why Mental Illness Isn’t In Your Head | Madness in Media

Zootopia, a city that inspired so many hours of children singing, it will surely be remembered as a classic Disney musical despite having only one song in it! The perfect city, where every kind of people has their own district, gentrified to their needs! The movie Zootopia has been praised by paid wanker snobs, YouTube essayists, and general fun seekers […]

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Bipolar Disorder and Eating Disorders

Hey, what’s up, y’all? It’s Hannah. Eating disorders and bipolar disorder. We usually talk about them kind of separately, right? But in my life with bipolar 2 disorder, they are very much connected. And I told my self in 2018 that I was going to work on body and mind and open up about this part of my life with […]

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Community Care: PACT Otago (Mental Health Foundation)

I’m Mike Mathers, I work for PACT, North Otago. I’m Manager of the North Otago area. Quite a large area I work within – Palmerston South, right through to Twizel in the Mackenzie Country, working down the Waitaki River and back through into Oamaru. It’s a large area, you can travel up to two hours in either direction from Oamaru […]

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Types of Borderline Personality Disorder | The Classic & Quiet Borderline

Hi everyone! This video is going to be about borderline personality disorder. Specifically, the two types, as in the almost textbook, ‘acting out,’ ‘classic’ borderline, and then the ‘acting in,’ ‘quiet’ borderline. I have a video dedicated to personality disorders, which includes borderline, so I’ll have a link to that specific part for anyone who is interested. While that describes […]

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EATING DISORDERS A CHOICE? Kati Morton talks about anorexia Bulimia, Binging & Purging

Hey everybody! Happy Thursday! Today’s question comes from YouTube. You know YouTube, you’re watching it right now! I thought this was a really good question because they’ve said they’ve heard a lot of things on about this on YouTube and there’s been a lot of chatter. So what is the question? Let’s get into it! It says: “Hey Kati, could […]

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Researchers aim to develop tool that can predict mental illness

Let’s do the puzzle. Jennifer Green is a happy mother of three boys today, but her struggle with postpartum depression and anxiety disorder literally left her in pieces. You just kind of feel like crying all the time. You’re like a shell. Dr. Peggy Richter is head of the Frederick W. Thompson Anxiety Disorders Centre, and says the postpartum period […]

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