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Helpful articles to help you better understand mental health issues.
June 6, 2011C. Stephen Edwards, Director, Adolescent Psychiatry, Lindner Center of HOPE Teen depression is a serious problem in the United States. One in eight teens is likely to experience depression. Teen depression is much more than just bad moods, growing pains or even feeling down. Depression will impact every aspect of a teenager’s life. It can […]
May 23, 2011From stress-related issues to a more acute mental illness such as bipolar disorder, psychological problems are wide-ranging in their symptoms and severity levels. When determining which treatment route that an individual struggling with mental health problems should take, the first step should be a psychiatric evaluation conducted by a mental health professional. Once the problem […]
May 16, 2011Each year, Lindner Center of HOPE joins together with advocacy groups and providers to help raise awareness about mental health and mental illness. This annual monthly observance began in 1949 through Mental Health America, formerly Mental Health Association. This national effort helps to combat bias and stigma associated with mental illness and mental health issues. […]