I have been obsessing over TED talks lately. Streaming them on TV while I clean the house is my new favorite way to multitask. Here are some great ones related to mental health that I recommend. I hope you like them! This TED talk discusses embracing your depression can actually make your life...
NAMI | Federal Proposal to Limit Access to Psychiatric Medications Causes Concern-be afraid, very afraid that the Federal government will seek to limit access to quality care under their programs ie Medicare which is exempt from the recent legislation. Parity is a lie, Speak out now.
Mental Health is an important issue that can affect anyone. May is Mental Health Awareness Month. People who suffer with mental illness need to know they are not alone! This #WellnessWednesday we take a look at celebrities who are speaking up to counter societal stigma and bias regarding mental illness! http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/celebrity-mental-illness-quotes_us_5617e500e4b0dbb8000e37d7
Do Mentally Ill People 'Scare' You? Well, These Famous People Are Certainly Not Scary.
Neuroscientists now think of the gut as a "second brain"; it independently controls your digestive processes and is in constant conversation with your main brain. What do they talk about? Depression, theorizes Dr Emeran Mayer.
The surprisingly dramatic role of nutrition in mental health. (18 minutes) Research showing poor outcomes for children with significant psychiatric illness despite receiving conventional treatments for their conditions inspired Julia Rucklidge to investigate the role of micronutrients in the expression of mental illness, specifically ADHD, Bipolar Disorder, anxiety and more recently, stress and PTSD.