mental health

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Blessed And Still Depressed: A Black, Christian Woman’s Reconciliation

My depression coexists with my gratefulness, compassion, and good intentions. I am blessed, yes, but I am also depressed. Read...
Ayanna Albertson    |   07.16.19   |   SHARE
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Ask Erin: How Can I Set Boundaries With My Online Friend? 

Why do we have a hard time with boundaries? Many of us, especially women, were raised to be people-pleasers and caregivers. Read...
Erin Khar   |   07.10.19   |   SHARE
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Small Talk Could Be Hurting Your Mental Health — Here Are 10 Things to Say Instead

Small talk is about as dreary as the murky skies and as painfully vexing as the overcrowded parkway. Read...
Fairygodboss    |   06.21.19   |   SHARE
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Kids' Mental Health Tools For Suicide Help, Coping Skills, And Professional Support

Apps, sites, and text hotlines help kids cope with mental health issues from cyberbullying to suicide. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   06.10.19   |   SHARE
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Why It’s Powerful When Celebrities Like Britney Spears Talk About Mental Health

Any Millennial and Gen-Xer will tell you that Britney Spears defined a generation. Her music videos, her fashion and can’t-get-out-of-your-head Read...
Melissa Blake    |   05.23.19   |   SHARE
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OCD Isn’t An Anxiety Disorder – Here’s Why That Matters

When I was diagnosed with OCD several years ago, like most people, I assumed it was an anxiety disorder. It wasn’t until months later that I stumbled Read...
Dylan Brethour    |   03.19.19   |   SHARE
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I am doing this at the risk of people who may criticize or question me, because at least some part of me knows: If I don’t, something worse will happen to me, and soon.

The First Time I Cared About Myself More Than The Consequences

Despite the possible consequences, I am allowing myself more than a mere moment to recuperate. Read...
Kerry Graham of Role Reboot    |   02.20.19   |   SHARE
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Depression can be mild or intense, and depression can result from a physical, emotional, or environmental dilemma or a combination of of these factors.

6 Questions To Ask Someone You Love When They're Fighting Depression

Depression can be mild or intense, and depression can result from a physical, emotional, or environmental dilemma or a combination of of these Read...
Ann Naimark of Your Tango    |   02.7.19   |   SHARE
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