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Comprehensive Rehab for Bipolar Disorder and Addiction

April 26th, 2023 - Read more

Living with bipolar disorder can be an uphill battle, but when coupled with addiction, the challenges can seem insurmountable. It’s not uncommon for individuals suffering from bipolar disorder to turn to substance abuse as a means of self-medication or escape from their symptoms. This co-occurrence of bipolar disorder and addiction is a complex issue that …

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About That Time I Became The Messiah

November 12th, 2020 - Read more

It was around 5 years ago that I realized I was the Messiah. As a Jewish American Princess (JAP), the revelation came with a particular satisfaction. That term had always been used about people like me in such a derogatory way, as if we weren’t proper Jews because we were female and participated in the …

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It is taking long to get mental health treatment for college students

October 14th, 2019 - Read more

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 - Read more

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 - Read more

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 - Read more

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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