Posted on January 5, 2016 by Webtypo
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This January 5, 2016 article by Danielle Nelson on the Jamaica Observer website talks about the struggles between Spirituality and Mental Health because of the stigma surrounding mental illnesses.
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Posted on August 18, 2015 by Webtypo
This August 17, 2015 WESA Pittsburgh NPR segment talks about studies being done to see if there is a way to utilize video game technology to help with treating mental health issues such as ADHD or Depression. The idea of using games to treat mental health disorders could be a reality … it just seems that it may take some time for policies and approval rates to catch up to the technology.
Filed under: ADHD, Depression, Exercise, Gaming, Mental Health, Mental Illness, Misc., Physical Health, Research, Technology, Therapy, Treatment and Support, Video Games, Whole health | Tagged: game, game treatment, gamer, gamers, Games, games for mental health treatment, gaming, gaming research\, gaming studies, mental, mental disorder, mental game treatment, Mental Health, mental health game treatment, mental health gaming, mental health treatment, Mental Illness, mentally ill, Research, studies, study on the use of video games to treat mental illness, treat mental illness, Video, video game treatment, video games | Comments Off on “‘Play This Video Game And Call Me In The Morning'”
Posted on June 11, 2015 by Webtypo
This June 9, 2015 Psych Central article talks about the impact of having, visiting or even borrowing a pet can have on our mental health
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Posted on May 27, 2015 by Webtypo
This undated article on the Help-Guide website talks about the loss of a pet and the process people may go through with the loss.
Filed under: Grief and Loss, Mental Health, Pets, service dogs | Tagged: grieving the loss of a pet, loss of a pet, pets | Comments Off on “Coping with Pet Loss”
Posted on April 26, 2015 by Webtypo
This April 24, 2015 St. Louis Fox2Now article talks about the therapeutic benefits of using horses in mental health therapy sessions.
Filed under: Animals, Anxiety Disorders, Depression, Eating Disorders, Mental Health, Mental Illness, Pets, PTSD, Therapy, Treatment and Support, Whole health | Tagged: animal therapy, behavioral Health, equine, equine therapy, equine therapy for mental health, horse, horse therapy, horses, mental, mental disorder, Mental Health, mental health therapy, mental health therapy using horses, Mental Illness, mental wellness, mentally ill, personal medicine, theapeutic horses, therapeutic, therapeutic horse, therapeutic horses, therapy, therapy animals, therapy horse, therapy horses | Comments Off on “Horse therapy treatments for mental health issues”
Posted on April 15, 2015 by Webtypo
This April 13, 2015 article on the Momastary website offer encouragement to those of us who struggle to live in a world that often rejects us unless we agree to let the world change us to fit into their mold.
Filed under: Addiction, Advocacy and Awareness, Anti-stigma, Mental Health, Mental Illness, Peer Support, Person First Language, Personal Medicine, Treatment and Support, Whole health | Tagged: Advocacy, advocate, Anti-stigma, empowering, empowerment, mental disorder, Mental Health, Mental Illness, mental wellness, mentally different, peer support | Comments Off on “Why the World Needs The Mentally Different”
Posted on April 13, 2015 by Webtypo
This November 9, 2010 Esperanza article talks about the healing and supportive nature that pets can have on people with mental illnesses.
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