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5 Tips For Encouraging Your Friend To Go To Therapy

5 Tips For Encouraging Your Friend To Go To Therapy

When a friend is struggling with mental health, you want to do everything you can to help. But many people require a professional to help them manage. So, you might […]

Lifestyle

Focusing On Strengthening Your Mental Health This Summer

Focusing On Strengthening Your Mental Health This Summer

Summer is here, which means it’s time for a summer break. Unless you have summer classes, you might be wondering how to fill the time during the next couple of […]

Health

Living With A Mental Illness

Living With A Mental Illness

Anyone can have a bad day from time to time, where everything just seems to go wrong. However, for people who live with a mental illness, every day that goes […]

Contributors

For American Women, Substance Abuse Is Becoming A Major Problem

For American Women, Substance Abuse Is Becoming A Major Problem

By Jori Hamilton Across the U.S., there are millions of people suffering from some level of substance abuse or addiction. In fact, according to the National Survey on Drug Use […]

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The Importance Of Supporting Employee Wellness & Mental Health In The Workplace

The Importance Of Supporting Employee Wellness & Mental Health In The Workplace

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by PSECU, a Pennsylvania-based credit union. Being in charge can feel pretty amazing – most of the time. But sometimes it can be tough to […]

Contributors, Health

The Importance of Taking a Mental Health Inventory After Experiencing Sexual Assault

The Importance of Taking a Mental Health Inventory After Experiencing Sexual Assault

By Chelsy Ranard In September 2018, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford gave her full testimony of sexual assault against Brett Kavanaugh in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee. The world watched […]

Health

Pregnancy And Mental Illness – What To Be Aware Of & How To Stay Healthy For Your Baby

Pregnancy And Mental Illness – What To Be Aware Of & How To Stay Healthy For Your Baby

By Susan Josh A journey from the day when a woman finds out that she is expectant and facing the exciting prospect of expanding her family, to a moment when […]

Contributors, Health

Fostering A Work Environment That Is Open To Discussing Mental Health Issues

Fostering A Work Environment That Is Open To Discussing Mental Health Issues

By Melissa Lobo A young doctor beginning her Masters in Public Health at a prestigious University in Asia was pleasantly surprised to find a scholarly environment that was highly accommodating […]

Contributors, Health

Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

Pregnancy, Trauma & Stigma – Why Mental Health Issues Are More Common Among Women

By Liz Greene Though mental health disorders can affect anyone of any gender, race, or age, research suggests that women are about 40 percent more likely than men to be […]

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Studies Show Women Are Reporting Higher Levels Of Stress Than Men. Here’s Why…

Studies Show Women Are Reporting Higher Levels Of Stress Than Men. Here’s Why…

By Nick Cesare Being stressed is never fun, and in some cases an be crippling. When I’m stressed, it becomes hard for me to concentrate, I’m irritable, and my stress […]

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I Talk About My Debilitating Struggle With Anxiety To Educate People About Mental Illness

I Talk About My Debilitating Struggle With Anxiety To Educate People About Mental Illness

By Liz Greene I was on my knees in front of the toilet, retching. I’d brought up all the food in my stomach, but I didn’t dare move. My babysitter […]

Celebrities, Sponsored

Gina Rodriguez Talks Latina Role Models, Mental Illness & Being An Anti-Bullying Advocate

Gina Rodriguez Talks Latina Role Models, Mental Illness & Being An Anti-Bullying Advocate

October is an important month, not just because it is time of year where the holidays officially kick into high gear with Halloween, but because it is also National Bullying […]

Celebrities

Lena Dunham On The Media, Body Image, Mental Health & Her New Book

Lena Dunham On The Media, Body Image, Mental Health & Her New Book

We all love Lena Dunham. Not just because she is the “voice of a generation” as many are calling her, but because she truly is stepping up and showing the […]

Causes, Girl on a Mission

Guess Which Group Of People Suffer More Persecution Than Anyone Else Around The World?

Guess Which Group Of People Suffer More Persecution Than Anyone Else Around The World?

Girls. Yep, that’s who. There is an amazing documentary which every girl and woman needs to see, heck, every man too! It is called ‘I Am A Girl’ and it […]