Tag Archive | #BipolarDisorder

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – What Are The Kinds Of #Depression?

Caroline Miller #Depression is a common #mentalhealthcondition that causes someone to be in a sad or irritable mood for an unusually long period of time. It’s normal for #children to feel down when bad things happen, but a child with #depression doesn’t feel better if things change. #Children and #teenagers who are depressed usually have […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – How Much Sleep Do #College #Students Need?

Written by Taylor Leamey Certified Sleep Coach What’s a Certified Sleep Coach? Certified Sleep Science Coaches are experts in helping people improve the quality of their sleep (yes, you have to pass a test to become certified). Our team has tested over 200 mattresses since we began helping readers in 2017 and are certified by […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – A Letter To Those Struggling With #MentalIllness

By Katherine Ponte, JD, MBA, CPRP Saying the right thing to someone struggling with #mentalillness can be incredibly powerful. It can support, comfort, encourage and sometimes even save a life. The problem is finding the words. Too many people don’t know what to say to us, so they say nothing at all. Some people may […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – #Depression and #Anger

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – #Depression and #Anger

How irritability and anger can be signs of #depression in #children and #teenagers Caroline Miller What You’ll Learn When are irritability and anger signs of #depression in #children and #teenagers? How is this different from typical #teenage irritability? What should you do if your child seems unusually irritable and angry? We usually think of someone […]

#JamesDonaldson On #MentalHealth – Access To #MentalHealthCare Is Lacking In Washington’s #Rural Corners. Here’s How People Are Finding Help

By Hannah Furfaro #SeattleTimes staff reporter A few months after Kristina Rasmussen’s 7-year-old was diagnosed with #bipolardisorder, he experienced one of his worst manic episodes: The boy was inconsolable as he tore through the family home, hitting himself, knocking over furniture and breaking picture frames. Rasmussen counts the ways the health care system failed her son […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – What People Get Wrong About #BipolarDisorder

By Emmie Pombo #Bipolardisorder is a complicated #mentalillness. It has a variety of layers and symptoms, which can make it difficult to understand. However, this doesn’t mean that it — or the people who have it — should have to deal with unfair assumptions and misconceptions.  As someone who has struggled with #bipolardisorder since I was […]

#JamesDonaldson on #MentalHealth – Why Stereotypes About #Psychosis Are Harmful

By Ashley Peterson People tend to fear the unknown. While there is prejudice associated with most #mentalhealthconditions, #psychosis is arguably the symptom the average person finds the most frightening. #Psychosis refers to a cluster of symptoms involving hallucinations, delusions and/or profound disorganization. It can occur in primary psychotic disorders, like schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder, and also in other […]

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