Transforming Mental Health and Addiction Treatment in Canada

– Canada has a big problem with addiction and mental health. About one in five families is affected by this. – We estimate that about eight to 9% of all Canadians will develop post traumatic stress disorder over the course of their lifetimes. – We know that about one in ten people suffer from addictions or substance abuse. The truth […]

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Is Being Transgender / Transsexual a Mental Disorder

Hi everyone! This video is going to be about if being transgender is a mental disorder and how it may be perceived as a one. As well as how being transgender can impact one’s mental health and contribute to mental disorders. In addition to my own experience of how my transition impacted my emotions and mental health. The whole process […]

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The Problem with Diagnosing in the Mental Health System

[Music] how can I tell if I have PTSD or complex PTSD when my psychiatrist is diagnosed me currently is having borderline personality disorder and originally I was diagnosed schizophrenic I see you’ve taken your stroll down the mental health field path okay I’m gonna try to contain my level of fury relative to this subject I know that many […]

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Meet My Alters / Personalities | Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)

Hi everyone! In this video I thought I’d introduce you to my various personalities. How this is going to work is several, but not all, are going to have a segment where they talk freely, without a script. The only part that is scripted is this beginning part. Because what they will say is unscripted and uncut, it is very […]

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What are the Etiological and Risk Factors for Borderline Personality Disorder?

hello this is dr. grande today’s question is what are the causes and risk factors for borderline personality disorder now whenever we talk about causation and mental health disorders that is etiology of mental health disorders it becomes a tricky area because we really don’t know what causes mental health disorders including borderline personality disorder but we do know that […]

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Differentiating Mental Disorders

Hi everyone! In this video I’m going to talk about how to differentiate various mental disorders. Specifically ones that I have talked about: bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder (which is bipolar or other mood disorder, and schizophrenia), borderline personality disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, and dissociative identity disorder. I’ll have links in the description to each video I did on those […]

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Grounding Techniques in Trauma Therapy – psychology & mental health with therapist Kati Morton

*Dinging noise* -Hey everybody, welcome back! Again, I have a wonderful, special guest Dr. Alexa Altman, who is a trauma specialist, is here. If you haven’t watched our first video together, I encourage you to do that, the link is in the description -But today we’re gonna talk about coping with trauma and building those skills. -Yes. [Music] -Okay, so […]

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Misrepresenting Mental Health | 13 Reasons Why

Hey… It’s Knowing Better. Don’t adjust your… whatever device you’re watching this on. It’s me, live and in stereo. No gimmicky titles, no thirteen title cards, and this time, no guests. Get a snack, settle in, because I’m about to tell you why this show is the worst thing to happen to mental health awareness in recent memory. 13 Reasons […]

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5 Signs You Are Seeing a BAD Therapist! psychology & mental health with Kati Morton | Kati Morton

Hey everybody! Today we’re gonna talk about 5 warning signs that you’re seeing a bad therapist *music* let’s just jump right into it. I heard from a lot of you that you are seeing someone who hasn’t been working for you or something bad has happened and so I think it’s important for us to talk about how do we […]

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