When patients experience anxiety, depression, and other mental health conditions, their thoughts can seem to spiral out of control. However, with the right support from mental health providers, patients can cultivate a healthy mindset.
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It’s Okay to be a “Grinch”: Why the Holidays Can be Hard on People
For people who are struggling with mental health issues, the holidays can be a particularly difficult time. Mental health providers should be aware of the potential stressors their clients may face during this time of year and be prepared to offer support.
How Can I Encourage Men to Build Positive Communities?
Men have historically not been allowed to form safe, accepting, and loving communities with one another or other people.
It’s Not a Competition – Why Do Some People Minimize Their Trauma?
As therapists, you know that many clients attempt to cope with trauma by minimizing the experience, placing distance between themselves and the event, and attempting to bury the trauma somewhere where they might not feel it.
Suicide Prevention Strategies Therapists Can Use Outside of Sessions
Working with clients suffering from depression means you will innately come across an individual battling suicidal thoughts. It is estimated that 60% of people who commit suicide have major depressive disorder.
How Can Professional Unification Benefit Mental and Behavioral Health Providers
Professional unification could provide a way to streamline mental health services and make them more accessible and effective.
The Role of Culture in Mental Health
While science has made progress in understanding the role of genes and biology in mental health, culture still plays a significant role in shaping how people think and feel about their mental health.
5 Ways to Improve Mental Health Care for LGBTQIA+ Patients
LGBTQIA+ individuals face significant barriers when seeking treatment for mental health conditions and can struggle to find providers who can help them properly.
The Integration of Mental Health Practitioners Within Medical Settings
The Integration of mental health practitioners into primary care is a key step in making treatment more accessible and effective.
Why we rebranded the company
Most of us know the devastating impact Covid-19 has had on people’s health. The pandemic, which has claimed nearly a million lives in the U.S. and over six million worldwide, also thrust into focus another crisis that it fuels—mental health. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, in the United States, one in five adultsContinue reading “Why we rebranded the company”