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Why Is It Taking So Long For College Students To Get Mental Health Treatment?

October 14th, 2019 - Leave a Comment
Why Is It Taking So Long For College Students To Get Mental Health Treatment?

The mental health of college students has been a growing concern across the nation. According to the American Psychological Association, “Ninety-five percent of college counseling center directors surveyed said the number of students with significant psychological problems is a growing concern in their center or on campus”. The survey also revealed anxiety is the top …

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How to Stop Mood Swings from Causing Too Much Damage

January 11th, 2017 - Leave a Comment

You know those times where one minute you feel happy and in love with life and then a half hour later you feel like you could go a full ten rounds with the next person who crosses your path? Then you can understand a mood swing. It can be more technically defined as a noticeable …

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Bipolar Disorder In Children May Develop from Early Trauma

December 16th, 2016 - Leave a Comment

Bipolar disorder (sometimes referred to as manic depression) is an illness where a person experiences severe shifts in mood. The individual moves back and forth between extreme highs (mania) and extreme lows (depression). When a person experiences a manic phase they may feel happiness, unlimited energy, and be extremely productive. When they hit a depressive, …

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9 Healthy Activities for People With Bipolar Disorder

November 15th, 2016 - 1 Comment

What is bipolar disorder? Bipolar disorder is a mental health illness, which is sometimes known as manic depression due to its brain disorder elements. People suffering from bipolar disorder can experience mood shifts and go through extreme highs (mania) and extreme lows (depression). When individuals experience the depressive lows of this disorder, symptoms of hopelessness …

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