In a recent blog, we discussed the reality of high-functioning depression. While not an official mental health condition, high-functioning depression can be associated with various depressive disorders. No matter what kind of depression an individual is diagnosed...
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) can significantly impact one’s ability to navigate career and family relationships.
Those with ‘high-functioning’ depression can be experiencing serious symptoms while hiding any issues from their friends and family.
You can't see stress, but your body and mind know when it is present. Stress increases your heart rate, breathing, and blood pressure. Chronic stress can also cause the adrenal glands to overproduce cortisol, which may impair brain function and compromise the immune...
Before we discuss the implications of anxiety and depression, we should establish the connections between the two conditions.
Listening to music is one of our favorite pastimes, but its benefits go far beyond entertainment. The idea that songs can impact our emotions and behaviors is not surprising to anyone who loves music, and the psychological influences of music can be pervasive and...
Research shows that eight personality traits are prevalent in those with bipolar disorder – with both positive and negative connotations.
According to the ADA, emotional support animals provide companionship and can help their owner cope with loneliness, depression and anxiety.
Mental health counseling can provide significant benefits to people in all kinds of situations and walks of life.
Contrary to popular belief, hospice care is not a place such as a hospital – it is a type of professional care that can be provided at a medical facility, assisted living community, or private home.
Denise Schonwald | BSRN, LMHC
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