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Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) FAQs

Article from www.HealthyPlace.com. We’re well into the month of October, and many people are starting to become concerned about how they’ll get through the winter months and stay mentally healthy (Ways to Prepare for Winter Depression). If you are one of many who wonder about seasonal affective disorder (SAD), or seasonal depression, perhaps these SAD … Read more…

Podcast-Neal Brennan Gives Ketamine and Magnetic Impulse a Try

The Hilarous World of Depression

Neal Brennan Gives Ketamine and Magnetic Impulses a Try. https://www.apmpodcasts.org/thwod/2017/10/neal-brennan-gives-ketamine-and-magnetic-impulses-a-try/ From the “The Hilarious World of Depression” is a series of frank, moving, and, yes, funny conversations with top comedians who have dealt with this disease, hosted by veteran humorist and public radio host John Moe. https://www.apmpodcasts.org/thwod/

Mental Health in the Workplace

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Medications can’t help you if you don’t take them. This year’s World Mental Health Day is focussed on mental health in the workplace, a topic that is vitally important to the human and financial well-being of the nation. In 2016, 44.7 million adults lived with a mental health condition. That’s over 18% of the population. … Read more…

Turning illness into art: Illustrating life with a chronic condition

In medical terms, every health condition has a clear definition. But only you know what it really feels like to live with it — and making others understand can be a challenge. When we asked some PatientsLikeMe members to explain what life was like with their condition, their responses painted vivid pictures of what they’re going through. So, … Read more…

Bipolar Disorder, Real People, Real Stories

Getting a Bipolar Disorder diagnosis is like jumping into an unknown pool. The initial plunge – the instant your body breaks water – can feel like a shock to your system. But once you’re there, in the water, if given the proper tools and support, you may find you’re able to swim, and that life … Read more…

Online survey about “disclosure” of one’s mental health diagnosis in the workplace.

Have you ever been diagnosed with some form of a mental illness (including, BUT not limited to-major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, anxiety, PTSD)? Are you currently employed? Are you interested in helping researchers to better understand YOUR experiences at work? Would you like to earn $5.00. If you said yes to all of the previous … Read more…

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