Depression

The Most Effective Leaders 'Show Up' With These 4 Things Every Day

Every leader or aspiring leader wants to be an effective leader. They want to know what they have to do or who they have to be to lead with impact and influence in order to have the voice and provide the value they envision. Many of my coaching clients want a 60-day plan that’ll somehow get them to …

Leadership

Here’s What The Accused Axe Attacker Says Was Going Through Her Head That Night

“I don’t recall a single thing that happened until I woke up shackled to a bed, surrounded by a nurse and police.”<p>Accused axe attacker Evie Amati says her last memory before she hit customers with an axe at a convenience store was a voice telling her to kill people and “start the rise of hell on …

Crime

19 Things That Perfectly Sum Up Living With Anxiety

We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community what they would say to their anxiety if they could write it a letter. Here's what they shared.<p>1.<p>robynmac / …

Mental Health

Dysphoric Mania in Bipolar Disorder

Dysphoric mania is the term that was used in the past for what we now call an episode with <b></b>mixed features, though some health professionals may still …

Mental Health

Magnesium supplement: a safe, effective way to treat depression

Depression is a common but dangerous mental illness.<p>Currently, about 350 million people worldwide suffering from the disease.<p>The traditional SSRI …

Mental Health

Parents record 11-year-old son's battle with rage, depression, anxiety and seizures

One doctor told Parker Barnes' parents that his change in behavior may be caused by something called PANDAS.

Mental Health

Drugs alone won't fix our epidemic of depression | James S Gordon

To fight a rising tide of depression and suicide, psychiatrists need to do more than just fill patients up with pills<p>The New York Times recently published an important investigative report shining a long-overdue light on the painful, sometimes disabling experience of withdrawing from …

Mental Health

The ‘extreme’ side-effects of antidepressants

People who say their lives have been ruined by commonly prescribed antidepressants, known as SSRIs, are taking their case to Parliament on Wednesday. …

Mental Health

Rees-Mogg DESTROYS 'hysterical' Project Fear Remainers with INCREDIBLE rebuke

Lead Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg unpicked the "hysterical" arguments from Project Fear by explaining that "the EU is lowering the standard of living" …

Great Britain

Father-of-three took his life after taking drug to help quit smoking amid calls for medication ban

Family of father-of-three who took his life after taking drug to help him quit smoking calls for the controversial medication to be banned<p><b>Family of</b> …

Medicine

The week the Brexiters lost control of Brexit | Financial Times

The irony is delicious. For Brexiters, leaving the EU next spring would restore parliament’s control over Britain’s destiny. Inconveniently, …

Great Britain

Are Self-Harm Scars the Last Taboo?

As we watch one taboo after another come crumbling down in fashion and modeling, one of the last remaining stigmas is the self-harm scar. Given that emotional pain is something mainstream culture still struggle to talk about openly and without shame, it sadly makes sense that self-harm scars — …

Mental Health

The Irish PM is a fool, but this latest tantrum exposes Brussels' intentions to keep us in its grip

Liability Leo<p><b>IRISH Prime Minister Leo Varadkar is a bigmouth and a fool, but his latest bone-headed outburst has done us all a favour.</b><p>It has exposed …

Brexit

Comedian Michelle Wolf Makes Hilarious Jab at SeaWorld for the Hypocrisy of Their Recent Plastic Ban

SeaWorld is no stranger to much-deserved criticism for their shocking exploitation and abuse of some of the world’s most intelligent life forms. …

SeaWorld

What is happening on Nauru should shock the conscience of every Australian | Julian Burnside

And all this is hidden from us, because we can’t go there to see what is happening<p>In the middle of 2016 Guardian Australia published the Nauru files: more than 2,000 incident reports recording things that had happened in Australia’s refugee gulag on Nauru. The incident reports – made by people …

Australia

Negative Body Image Related To Depression, Anxiety And Suicidality

Adolescents with negative body image concerns are more likely to be depressed, anxious, and suicidal than those without intense dissatisfaction over …

Body Image

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Stress and Anxiety

Mental Health

Why Doctors Are Now Recommending Depression Screenings For All Teens

All teens ages 12 years or older should be screened for depression each year, according to new guidelines issued by the American Academy of …

Mental Health

New Algorithm Can Predict Response to Antidepressants

Researchers have developed a statistical algorithm that identifies patients who may best respond to antidepressants — before they begin …

Mental Health

Documentary ‘An Engineered Dream’ lays bare Kota’s cruel coaching class culture

Hemant Gaba follows four aspirants who have moved to the Rajasthani city to cram their way through the IIT-JEE entrance examination.<p>It seems to be …

Entertainment (India)

Trump demands American pastor's release from Turkey as Congress weighs new sanctions

President Trump is demanding that Turkey release an American pastor it has held for nearly two years after a Turkish judge ruled to keep him in …

Donald Trump

Antidepressants don’t just treat depression–they can make us more sociable, too

Thirty years ago, when Prozac had just become available, I prescribed it to a patient with seriously disabling depression. My patient responded …

Antidepressants

Dog-eat-dog culture is bad for students’ mental health | Lettesr

Former LSE student counsellor <b>Robert Harris</b> on the psychological horrors suffered by millennials, and <b>Dr Max Davie</b> on worrying cuts to student counselling services<p>Your article about “perfectionism” and young people in higher education (G2, 17 July) notes, but nimbly skips over, the clear link between …

Mental Health

Soapland's biggest ever awards controversies

If there's one thing that's guaranteed to send soap fans and stars into a frenzy, it's an awards ceremony. Annual events like the National Television …

Red Carpet

Hundreds Of Missing People Are Dying Every Year - These Deaths Are Preventable

Up to 600 people a year are found dead after going missing - the most common cause being suicide<p>track5 via Getty Images<p>Hundreds of lives are being …

Mental Health

Sharp Objects is already one of the best shows on TV

Two episodes into its eight-episode run, HBO's <i>Sharp Objects</i> is already one of the most compelling shows on television. Based on the novel of the same …

TV

Controlling man tracked partner's movement on her mobile apps

A MUM-OF-THREE suffered emotionally at the hands of her controlling partner who tracked her every move by downloading an app on her phone.<p>Karen …

Cheshire

Slideshow: How to Recognize and Treat Anxiety Disorders

Mental Health

New today from Psych Central

by Mike Bundrant<p>One way to sort out relationships is by looking within to discover various “parts” of yourself. It’s common to have different …

Psychology

David Dungay inquest: officer says he thought response team sent to 'security situation'

The officer in charge of a rapid response team involved in the forcible transfer of an Indigenous inmate who then died has said he was not told medical staff only wanted the inmate to stop eating a packet of biscuits.<p>The man, referred to as Officer A for legal reasons, said he was made to think by …

Biscuits