Mental Health : Health & Medical
Reality Therapy techniques teach that we have five basic needs. These needs are widely accepted. They are power, love, freedom, fun, and survival. These are the things that we are constantly seeking in life, whether we realize it or not. The problem is that we don't do a very good job sometimes
There are several factors being documented that determine a feeling of loneliness. According to a study, roughly 20% of the world population is lonely, regardless of sex, age or social status. Studies show that most at risk of getting lonely are women, single parents, the widowed and the unemployed;
The dog's joy is obvious as she runs free across the fields, weaving and winding, sniffing and following interesting scents and bounding here, there and everywhere with her tail high and her ears back. As she races backwards and forwards enjoying the fresh air and the chance to run wild I reali
Smoking is bad for our bodies' health. Heavy smoking, chain smoking, casual smoking, social smoking and even the occasional drag are all bad. In fact, every time you make the decision to light up, you also make the decision to shorten your life span and ravage your organs. But one of the most wonder
I have just checked the ADHD forums to see what were the latest posts on controlling ADHD without medication. There were about 1,000 replies to this over the last few years so it is obviously a topic that gets people going. Anyway, here are some of the ideas that struck me as useful and which I am g
There are many types of personality profiles in the world of psychology. Narcissistic disorder is a type of mental health condition that involves a feeling of exaggerated self-importance. Patients will have a desperate need to receive attention and be admired by others. Although patients will often
How does parental mental illness impact children? And what can clinicians do to address the social and psychological problems that may arise in this situation?
Real help from panic attacks does not come from prescription medications. In fact many medications used to treat panic attacks have side-effects that further reduce ones' quality of life. In this article we discuss effective treatment of panic attacks without medication.