Depression

  • Recession Depression
    During times of economic turmoil, Americans are left feeling scared. Businesses are struggling to pull through and waiting for a miracle to happen; for many, it won't come soon enough. Times are so to....
  • Why People Self-Injure
    There are many reasons an individual may turn to self-injurious behavior. Self-injury is, at its essence, a maladaptive coping mechanism for dealing with extreme or overpowering emotions. ....
  • Self-Injury
    Self-injury is the deliberate harm of one’s own body during periods of high emotional tension or stress which damages tissue or leaves marks that last for more than five minutes. ....
  • Economic Depression: How Are You Coping?
    Reluctant policymakers and government officials, are finally acknowledging the fact that the United States has entered into a period of economic depression. Although its effects have been felt throug....
  • Holidays, Stress And Depression: Coping Strategies
    Every year it seems that commercials on tv, advertising the Christmas shopping season, start earlier and earlier. It used to be Thanksgiving weekend when the onslaught of the buying frenzy began, with....
  • Depression Signs & Symptoms in Teens & Adults
    The depression feels like a black curtain of despair coming down over their lives. Teenage years are always a troubling time, with the numerous physical, emotional, psychological and social changes th....
  • Natural Health Products
    Natural health products have gained significant attention in recent years. Many individuals have been turning to natural remedies as an alternative to pharmacological medications. This is especially t....
  • Social Anxiety Disorder Treatment
    Social anxiety disorder usually first appears in late childhood, but it can occur at any time in life. As a psychiatric disorder, it shouldn't be confused with "social anxiety," which is merely a symp....
  • Living With Major Depression
    One of the most important things for people living with major depression to remember is to not give up. Treatment programs for major depression disorder involve a combination of psychotherapy and medi....
  • Stress Relief
    There are many techniques used for stress relief. Most people find a technique that is best suited to their needs and stress level after a short period of experimentation. Methods of stress relief can....