Depression & Mental Health Blog

Sometimes words just can’t describe a feeling as well as a picture can. Art has always been a vehicle for emotion, and illustrating the feelings of mental illness can resonate and help communicate with others while giving the artist a ways to express themselves.These works are often difficult to look at: they express emotions such as pain, anxiety, aloneness, and despair, to name just a few....
June 8, 2017
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If your loved one has been diagnosed with a mental health disorder, it’s likely that you are seeking out resources to understand the disorder and how you can provide support. Google is likely to be your first stop but there are many more options outside of the web that can help you. Whether you’re flying off on a vacation or just have a few moments to yourself to read, there are many b...
May 22, 2017
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The majority of people in the behavioral health field should understand the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act. Those who don’t will most likely look at you as if you’re speaking gibberish when you try to explain it. It is a complex but important topic to understand.Enacted in 2008, the law does not require that insurance plans offer mental health or substance use disorder (MH/S...
May 18, 2017
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