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Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders

Anxiety Disorders in general cause intrusive thoughts or negative thoughts about ourselves or the world, unpleasant or even painful physiological symptoms, fight-or-flight or avoidance behaviors which may hinder our performance, or unpleasant emotions at an increased duration or intensity beyond the norm. As the experience of anxiety continues, so we begin to feel drained and …

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Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders

Eating disorders include a range of disorders, of which all pertain to a common element of unhealthy attitudes toward eating. An eating disorder can express itself as overeating or undereating, however, both extremes can be life-threatening. What is an eating disorder? There are in fact four disorders in the DSM (Diagnostic and Statistic Manual of …

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OCD

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder – OCD Do I suffer from OCD? Obsessive Compulsive Disorder is the 4th most common mental health disorder. Between 2-3% of the population suffers from OCD, and over a third of all cases start in childhood or adolescence. Women have twice the risk of developing OCD, though the symptoms tend to differ …

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Depression

Depression

What is Depression (Major Depressive Disorder)? Depressive Disorders are typically diagnosed as one of two disorders: Major Depression and Dysthymia. While the intensity and duration of symptoms are different, the types of symptoms experienced are similar. Symptoms of depression include: Problems in concentration, memory or making decisions Lethargy Feelings of guilt, worthlessness, powerlessness Feelings of …

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