Mental Health Disorders



Eating disorders mental health

Eating disorders mental health

December 6, 2016
Position Statement: Eating Disorders are Serious Mental Illnesses In the U.S. and abroad, the failure of insurers and other gatekeepers to treatment…

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Mental health disorders are not Really Diseases

Mental health disorders are not Really Diseases

December 1, 2016
The two primary (New York) intellectual organs, the New York Review of Books and The New York Times, have recently featured two powerful cultural…

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Bipolar disorder National Institute of mental health

Bipolar disorder National Institute of mental health

November 7, 2016
Bipolar disorder, sometimes referred to as manic-depressive disorder, is characterized by dramatic shifts in mood, energy, and activity levels…

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Mental health disorders Articles

Mental health disorders Articles

October 14, 2016
If you know more about mental illness, it s easier to distinguish between fact and fiction. Unless you majored in psychology or attended medical…

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Mental health disorders (Schizophrenia)

Mental health disorders (Schizophrenia)

September 23, 2016
Is a serious disorder that distorts the way a person thinks, acts, expresses emotions, perceives reality, and relates to others. People with…

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Prevalence of mental health disorders

Prevalence of mental health disorders

August 15, 2016
Mental disorders are common in the United States and internationally. An estimated 26.2 percent of Americans ages 18 and older — about one in…

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Types of mental health disorders

Types of mental health disorders

August 6, 2016
Mental illnesses are conditions that affect a person’s thinking, feeling and behaviors. These illnesses can impact one’s ability to relate to…

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Understanding mental health disorders

Understanding mental health disorders

June 9, 2016
While we may think of low mood or other challenges as adult problems, they can affect people at any age. Children and teens can experience mental…

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List of mental health disorders

List of mental health disorders

May 31, 2016
The following is a list of mental disorders as defined by the DSM and ICD . The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is…

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Severe mental health disorders

Severe mental health disorders

May 4, 2016
The law defines the following conditions as a serious mental illness: Schizophrenia Paranoid and other psychotic disorders Bipolar disorders…

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What are mental health disorders?

What are mental health disorders?

April 13, 2016
Behavioral disorders, also known as disruptive behavioral disorders, are the most common reasons that parents are told to take their kids for…

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Mental health Narcissistic Personality disorder

Mental health Narcissistic Personality disorder

March 15, 2015
It’s human nature to be selfish and boastful now and then, but true narcissists take it to an extreme. They don’t just have extra self-confidence…

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Mental health disorders are

Mental health disorders are

September 17, 2015
There are still attitudes within most societies that view symptoms of psychopathology as threatening and uncomfortable, and these attitudes frequently…

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Common mental health disorders

Common mental health disorders

March 11, 2014
The study of human personality or ‘character’ (from the Greek charaktêr, the mark impressed upon a coin) dates back at least to antiquity. In…

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Examples of mental health disorders

Examples of mental health disorders

February 4, 2015
Trauma- and stressor-related disorders involve the exposure to a stressful or traumatic event. These were previously considered anxiety disorders…

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Mental health disorders list and symptoms

Mental health disorders list and symptoms

August 6, 2015
Complete list of psychiatric disorders and the adult symptoms of mental health disorders. Also overviews of mental illness, anxiety disorders…

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Mental health Mood disorders

Mental health Mood disorders

July 1, 2015
When you think of, and likely come to mind first. That s because these are common, severe illnesses and leading causes of disability. and can…

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Child mental health disorders

Child mental health disorders

May 11, 2015
According to the U.S. Surgeon General, about 20% of American children suffer from a diagnosable during a given year. Further, nearly 5 million…

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