Although it’s not nearly as headline-grabbing as the opioid crisis, alcohol abuse in America has reached the level of a public health crisis.
Political demagogues and peddlers of hate speech may not know the science of hate but they know precisely how to push the biologic buttons that can end in tragedy.
When you’re depressed, you may feel as if you can barely take care of yourself let alone your children. Here are some tips for parenting with depression.
A key benefit peer support providers bring to addiction treatment settings is their lived experience with SUD recovery. There are many more.
You can't learn to be confident in the same way you would learn a hard skill such as math or plumbing but there are ways you can strengthen your mindset.
My prior post on this site, “Why Older Gay Men Are Attempting Suicide at a Higher Rate,” received a lot of attention. Because of...
OCD can have serious effects on your relationships and your mental health. Here are some tips to prevent OCD from controlling your life.
Many mental health issues begin during the school years, so it is logical that mental health education should be a part of the curriculum.
Traditional psychiatry aims to restore people to their usual function. Positive Psychiatry hopes to help people move to a higher level of functioning.
Here are some of the reasons why it is so difficult for those who suffer mental health and/or severe substance use disorder to access appropriate treatment.
Studies show lies increase with repetition but only when the participant benefited. Self-interest is the thing that pushes people down that slippery slope.
The use of virtual reality in mental health care is growing. It offers new ways to approach both diagnosis and treatment of certain disorders.