12 Warning Signs of Depression
This article presents the top 12 warning signs and symptoms of Major Depression Episode. Depression caught in the earliest presenting stages (signs & symptoms) has the best response to treatment (psychotherapy and/or prescriptions) and with treatment the fastest rate of recovery. There is no time to waste. Therefore, it is important to to see a…Read More
Risk Developing Mental Disorder
Exploring Comorbidity Within Mental Disorders Question: After an individual receives a diagnosis of a specific mental disorder, does the risk of developing other mental disorders increase? Answer: Yes, comorbidity within mental disorders is pervasive. There is an increased risk of developing all other mental disorders after an index mental disorder. The risk of developing…Read More
Stress the Ultimate Cause of Illness
The Ultimate Cause of Illness and Disease is Stress Stress is the ultimate cause of illness and mortality. Stress is not a disease. Stress causes illness and disease. 90% of what sends people to their physician is stress related illnesses. Millions of people leave the physicians office with prescriptions for anti-depressants, anti-anxiety medications, and every…Read More
Codependency Traits: What, How, When are the Traits Formed?
What are Codependency Traits Codependency is a group of personality traits or personality characteristics. They are cognitive, emotional, and behavioral patterns that affects an individual’s ability to have a healthy, mutually satisfying relationship with oneself and with others. They are maladaptive patterns. However, no such disorder is recognized by the Diagnostic Statistical Manual-5 (DSM-5). However,…Read More
Nervous Breakdown what is it?
What is a Nervous Breakdown or Mental Breakdown ? Nervous breakdown and mental breakdown are very outdated terms still used by the lay person typically describing emotional or physical stress that makes someone unable to function in day-to-day life. Though once used as umbrella term for a wide range of mental illnesses, mental health professionals…Read More