Mental Illness Infographic is a great tool to have for teacher and students. As a 21st century teacher I must be informed and able help my students in early identification of their need for help with mental illness. As a teacher I must work to create an accepting and nurturing classroom environment.
I am pinning this for my bf, cuz he feels exactly the same way as this previous pinner...I HATE when people say oh you're going to be a psychiatrist right? No, a psychologist. and they respond with oh, thats the same thing!!!!
Using functional magnetic resonance imaging, researchers have found brain changes in preschool-age children with depression that are not apparent in their nondepressed peers.The children underwent M.R.I. brain scans while viewing pictures of happy, sad, fearful or neutral faces. The researchers found that right amygdala and right thalamus activity was significantly greater in the depressed children than in the others, a finding that has also been observed in depressed adolescents and adults.
Depression is a serious mental-health issue that will affect up to 6,5% of the population during their lifetime. Yes, the food you eat can either boost your mood or take you down the road of this life-sapping disease.