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Why We Need Early Detection of Psychosis

People with psychosis who don’t receive proper treatment are likely to end up homeless or in jail.

By Mike Veny

Should You Join a Support Group?

If you’re living with anxiety, joining a support group can sound extremely daunting. But the benefits outweigh the disadvantages, and they can really make an impact on your recovery.

By Eileen Bailey

Emotional Eating During the Holidays

During periods of stress, you might eat foods associated with happier times in your life.

By Eileen Bailey

Fear, Worry, and Pregnancy With an Inflammatory Condition

Early fears clouded excitement over the arrival of my little bundle of joy. It’s not that I wasn’t happy about having a baby, I was just scared to my wits’ end.

By Julie Cerrone Croner

Why It's So Hard to Share Anxious Emotions (and What to Do)

As a loved one or friend, it can be hard to get through to a person with guarded emotions. These tips make it easier to open communication.

By Jerry Kennard, Ph.D., CPsychol., AFBPsS

Causes of Our College Mental Health Crisis

Today’s college students are faced with a range of ever-intensifying pressures.

By Mike Veny

The Rewards of Mental Health Support Groups

My mental health support group has also sparked better results in sessions with my therapist.

By Mike Veny