Common symptoms of mental illness: lack of motivation

The type of brain disorder I particularly focus is not a disorder itself but a symptom. And the one I focus is motivation. Motivation could be defined just as the willingness for you to do something. We see that this lack of motivation appears in people with depression, in people with schizophrenia, in people with attention deficit disorders for example. […]

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How mental illness affects family relationships

It’s not uncommon in mental illness, for the child to be made to feel like they have got the power to make the parent feel better or worse or even that they are responsible. for what happens to the parent. I think it depends on the person and the family, because if you’re made to feel like you’re responsible for […]

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Bipolar Disorder and Feeling Things So Deeply

What’s up, y’all? It’s Hannah. Life with bipolar. Emotional extremes. And what it’s like to feel everything so deeply. A quote that sums it all up: “It is a blessing and a curse to feel everything so very deeply.” There is so much truth in that. We are built off of emotions and feelings. It’s how we communicate. It’s how […]

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10 Leading Causes of Mental Illness & Stress in Men

hi guys ok today we are doing the ten leading causes of mental illness and stress in men so let’s get started here first is believe it or not fox news yes fox news and the election and everything going on is the leading cause of mental illness and stress in men that’s because they yell at the TV and […]

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Being transgender is not a mental illness | Riley J. Dennis

Lots of people like to make the claim that being transgender is a mental illness. Some of these people just straight up hate trans people and use “mentally ill” as a derogatory meant to insult us. But some of these people have good intentions and say that being trans is a mental illness because they know that many trans people […]

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Mental Health Court

We have between 50-75 people I see once a month. All of these people have committed a criminal offense. A condition of the probation is that they undergo mental health treatment whether it be through medication, counseling, or both. We try to make it a non-adversarial court. My job is to convince these individuals that to stay out of jail, […]

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What is depression? – Helen M. Farrell

Depression is the leading cause of disability in the world. In the United States, close to 10% of adults struggle with depression. But because it’s a mental illness, it can be a lot harder to understand than, say, high cholesterol. One major source of confusion is the difference between having depression and just feeling depressed. Almost everyone feels down from […]

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Sister2Sister – The Taboo of Mental Illness in the Church

>>IT’S TIME FOR “SISTER 2 SISTER”, TODAY WHAT DO YOU DO ABOUT A CHEATING SPOUSE. SISTER”, TODAY WHAT DO YOU DO ABOUT A CHEATING SPOUSE. SHOULD YOU CORRECT YOUR FRIEND’S ABOUT A CHEATING SPOUSE. SHOULD YOU CORRECT YOUR FRIEND’S CHILD AND LOTS OF MENTAL HEALTH SHOULD YOU CORRECT YOUR FRIEND’S CHILD AND LOTS OF MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES WITH A SPECIAL […]

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Remembering Brian Hughes – Innocence, Prison, Mental Illness, AIDS and Family

Remembering Brian Joseph Hughes>>Patrick: Full service please>>Brian: I didnÕt do it>>Patrick: WhereÕs the full service? (laughing) LetÕs first start with the two of you, how did you meet? and when did you meet?>>Pat Hughes: (dad) We met the first day of 8th grade, when my family moved into Evanston, and I started a new school, and we were in 8th […]

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What is TRAUMA THERAPY? Psychology & mental health treatment with Kati Morton licensed therapist

Hey everybody! I have an amazing special guest Dr. Alexa Altman is here to talk with us about what is trauma and resiliency. Since this is the first of many videos that Alexa and I are going to do together tell my audience a little bit about what you do and what your specializations are. I’m a clinical psychologist with […]

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