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How Inpatient Mental Health Treatment Fosters Recovery and Promotes Healing

In the state of California, nearly 1 in 7 adults have experienced mental illness. These issues can be a daily challenge: a battle within that can ...
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Mental Health

Pathway HMO Network: Now Accepting at First Light Recovery

Introduction to Pathway HMO Network An efficient healthcare delivery system is crucial for individuals seeking medical support. In the United States, one prevalent model that ...
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Mental Health

Are There Different Types of Schizophrenia?

There are several schizophrenia-like disorders listed in DSM-5, each determined by specific durations and sets of symptoms. These psychotic disorders resemble schizophrenia and are called ...
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Anxiety

The Science of Stress Relief: Discovering the Best Relaxation Techniques at Wellness Centers

The Science of Stress I. Basic Facts Stress is a universal experience, and in low amounts, it can actually be helpful as a motivator or ...
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Borderline Personality Disorder

Why is Saying No to Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder Difficult?

Communicating With Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder (1)(2) First review, Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder characterized by extreme mood swings, trouble with interpersonal ...
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Mental Health

Schizophrenia Art Therapy

What is Schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a lifelong mental health condition. (2) People with schizophrenia experience several symptoms, such as hallucinations and distorted or false perceptions, ...
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Mental Health

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Mental Health

How Inpatient Mental Health Treatment Fosters Recovery and Promotes Healing

In the state of California, nearly 1 in 7 adults have experienced mental illness. These issues can be a daily challenge: a battle within that can ...
Read More →
female patient filling insurance document
Mental Health

Pathway HMO Network: Now Accepting at First Light Recovery

Introduction to Pathway HMO Network An efficient healthcare delivery system is crucial for individuals seeking medical support. In the United States, one prevalent model that ...
Read More →
woman with anxiety and schizophrenia
Mental Health

Are There Different Types of Schizophrenia?

There are several schizophrenia-like disorders listed in DSM-5, each determined by specific durations and sets of symptoms. These psychotic disorders resemble schizophrenia and are called ...
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Suicidal Ideation

Disorders resulting in suicidal ideation
Suicidal Ideation

What Disorders Can Result in Suicidal Ideation

Suicidal Ideation Disorders All mental health clinically diagnosed disorders run the risk of suicide ideation.  Most are linked to depressive symptoms within the disorder traced ...
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When to report suicidal ideation
Suicidal Ideation

When to Report Suicidal Ideation

Active suicide ideation is thinking of different ways to die, forming a plan with the means to do so, and the intent to carry it ...
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Suicidal Ideation

How to Deal With Passive Suicide Ideation

Understanding Suicide Background as a Leading Cause of Death The word suicide comes from the Latin suicidium, meaning “to kill oneself.” It is defined as ...
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PTSD

How Does PTSD Affect Relationships?

PTSD can affect relationships vastly. The individual with PTSD is most likely experiencing a dysregulated mood, feels numb to their external world, feels different, has ...
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PTSD

How to Support Someone With PTSD

Normalizing Difficulties PTSD is a disorder in which a person has difficulty recovering after experiencing or witnessing traumatic events. The condition may last months or ...
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PTSD

How to Deal with PTSD Triggers

Identifying PTSD When a person has experienced or witnessed a traumatic experience, they have been exposed to an extremely stressful event. This event can include ...
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Schizoaffective

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Mental Health

Are There Different Types of Schizophrenia?

There are several schizophrenia-like disorders listed in DSM-5, each determined by specific durations and sets of symptoms. These psychotic disorders resemble schizophrenia and are called ...
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Schizoaffective

Supporting Someone with Schizoaffective Disorder

Education and Understanding An active and helpful support system for someone diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder plays a vital role and reducing the likelihood of recurring ...
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Schizoaffective

Challenges of Schizoaffective Disorder and Relationships

About Schizoaffective Disorder  Schizoaffective disorder is a clinical disorder on the schizophrenia spectrum. Schizo refers to the psychotic symptoms like schizophrenia. The affective refers to ...
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stressed man
Anxiety

The Science of Stress Relief: Discovering the Best Relaxation Techniques at Wellness Centers

The Science of Stress I. Basic Facts Stress is a universal experience, and in low amounts, it can actually be helpful as a motivator or ...
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teenage girl with bpd
Borderline Personality Disorder

Why is Saying No to Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder Difficult?

Communicating With Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder (1)(2) First review, Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder characterized by extreme mood swings, trouble with interpersonal ...
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Anxiety

Best Insurance for Mental Health

Mental health is an essential aspect of our overall well-being. Unfortunately, accessing mental health care can be a challenge. Learn more about it here.
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stressed man
Anxiety

The Science of Stress Relief: Discovering the Best Relaxation Techniques at Wellness Centers

The Science of Stress I. Basic Facts Stress is a universal experience, and in low amounts, it can actually be helpful as a motivator or ...
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Anxiety

How to Detach from Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder

Understanding Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder characterized by extreme mood swings, trouble with interpersonal relationships, a tendency toward ...
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Anxiety

Best Insurance for Mental Health

Mental health is an essential aspect of our overall well-being. Unfortunately, accessing mental health care can be a challenge. Learn more about it here.
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Bipolar

Differences Between Bipolar 1 and Bipolar 2

Bipolar Disorders According to the American Psychiatric Association, there are four major categories of bipolar disorder: (1) There is no known definitive cause for bipolar disorders, ...
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ADD/ADHD

Can You Have ADHD and Bipolar?

ADHD and bipolar often coexist, and individuals with this comorbidity often experience severe symptoms that are burdensome. Learn more about it here.
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Bipolar

World Bipolar Day (WBD)

What is World Bipolar Day?  World Bipolar Day (WBD) was formed in collaboration with the International Society for Bipolar Disorders (ISBD), the International Bipolar Foundation ...
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teenage girl with bpd
Borderline Personality Disorder

Why is Saying No to Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder Difficult?

Communicating With Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder (1)(2) First review, Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder characterized by extreme mood swings, trouble with interpersonal ...
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Borderline Personality Disorder

How To Talk To Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder

What is Borderline Personality Disorder? (1) Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder characterized by extreme mood swings, trouble with interpersonal relationships, a tendency toward ...
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Anxiety

How to Detach from Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder

Understanding Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder characterized by extreme mood swings, trouble with interpersonal relationships, a tendency toward ...
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Schizophrenia

woman with anxiety and schizophrenia
Mental Health

Are There Different Types of Schizophrenia?

There are several schizophrenia-like disorders listed in DSM-5, each determined by specific durations and sets of symptoms. These psychotic disorders resemble schizophrenia and are called ...
Read More →
elderly woman painting
Mental Health

Schizophrenia Art Therapy

What is Schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a lifelong mental health condition. (2) People with schizophrenia experience several symptoms, such as hallucinations and distorted or false perceptions, ...
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Schizophrenia

​Can Schizophrenia Go Away?

Schizophrenia is a pervasive disorder that may worsen over time. While there is no single cure, the upside is that schizophrenia can be treated, and ...
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Self Harm

Identifying Self-Harm Triggers and Treatment

Self-harm, also referred to as non-suicidal self-injury, is the act of deliberately causing yourself bodily harm, such as burning or cutting yourself. In most cases, ...
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