Introduction Definition of Psychological Disorders Psychological disorders, also known as mental disorders, are health conditions characterized by changes in emotion, thinking, behavior, or a combination of these. These disorders can affect your day-to-day life, relationships, and physical health. They can be temporary or long-lasting, and affect an individual’s ability to relate to others and function
End The Stigma
The ‘End The Stigma’ campaign is a call to action to change societal perceptions and attitudes towards mental health. It aims to educate the public, reduce discrimination, and encourage open conversations about mental health challenges, thereby fostering a more inclusive and understanding society.
Introduction to Suicide Prevention What is Suicide Prevention? Suicide prevention is a crucial and multidimensional field that aims to identify, treat, and provide ongoing care to individuals who are at risk of taking their own lives. The objective isn’t just to intervene in immediate suicide attempts, but also to offer long-term solutions and coping mechanisms
Introduction Major depression, also known as major depressive disorder, is a severe form of depression that goes beyond the occasional feelings of sadness or despair. It is a serious mental health condition that requires understanding and medical care. If left untreated, it can be debilitating and impact every aspect of a person’s life. Understanding major
I. Introduction Depression is a term frequently used in everyday language, often to describe feelings of sadness or disappointment. However, what depression truly represents is a complex mental health disorder that goes beyond temporary emotional responses to life’s challenges. Understanding depression is crucial, not only for those who are directly affected but also for their
A. Definition of Depression Depression, also known as major depressive disorder or clinical depression, is a common and serious mood disorder. It’s more than just feeling down or experiencing a temporary bout of sadness. Depression is a persistent condition that can significantly interfere with an individual’s daily life, causing a persistent feeling of sadness and
I. Introduction Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is a common mental health condition characterized by excessive and persistent worry about a variety of everyday situations. This worry is often disproportionate to the actual likelihood or impact of the feared event. People with GAD find it difficult to control their worry and may feel anxious most days,