Tag: Depression

New UK Study Confirms: Alpha-Stim Improves Quality of Life By Relieving Anxiety

September 8, 2021
Researchers from the United Kingdom’s Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (NHFT) and General Practice Alliance (GPA) recently conducted a study to examine whether Alpha-Stim® can be a useful tool to improve quality of...

What Are “Mental Disorders,” and Are They Increasing in Youth?

August 4, 2021
The increasing medicalization of the human condition. Posted August 2, 2021 | By: Ralph Lewis M.D. KEY POINTS Mental disorders can have fuzzy boundaries with normality, enabling rising rates of diagnosis and...

“What If the Pandemic Ends and I’m Still Anxious and Depressed?”

June 9, 2021
Follow these three principles to build back a life you love. Posted June 7, 2021 By: Seth J. Gillihan Ph.D. KEY POINTS Pandemic-related restrictions have challenged us in unprecedented ways. Many...

The Link Between Insomnia and Mental Illness

May 25, 2021
Insomnia and mental illness are both on the rise. Treatment can help. Posted May 19, 2021 | By: Jennifer Reid M.D. KEY POINTS Mental Illness and insomnia are highly interconnected, with the...

The Future of Psychiatric Treatment

May 19, 2021
Is it time to update diagnostic criteria for psychiatric disorders? Posted May 19, 2021  By: Eugene Rubin MD, PhD and Charles Zorumski MD KEY POINTS The current diagnostic framework is...

How to Build Motivation to Overcome Depression

April 20, 2021
Don’t wait for the motivation to show up—action leads to motivation. Posted Apr 19, 2021 | By: Robert L. Leahy Ph.D. KEY POINTS People who are depressed often don’t feel motivated...