Teen Anxiety

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Here’s How You Can Help Your Teen Manage Anxiety Did I study enough for this test? What if I can’t make friends? Will I make the team this year? What am I going to do after high school? What happens if I get caught doing this? Am I making my family proud? Will I be… continue reading »

Teen Depression

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A Light at the End of the Tunnel: Overcoming Teen Depression “Believe in your dreams. Believe in today. Believe that you are loved. Believe that you make a difference. Believe we can build a better world. Believe when others might not. Believe there’s a light at the end of the tunnel. Believe that you might… continue reading »

How to Deal With Teen Anger

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How to Deal With Teen Anger Do you remember what it was like to be a teenager? To quote famed author Charles Dickens, for most of us, “…it was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Part of being a teen is finding out who you are and developing your own identity…. continue reading »

Spikes in Suicides in Ohio

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Suicides Continue Rising in Ohio During the Covid Pandemic What is the point? I forgot to pay the bills again. When was the last time I replied to a text from my mom? Not like it really matters anyway. The last time I washed my hair was… Tuesday. No, Saturday maybe? I can’t remember. But,… continue reading »

What is a Nervous Breakdown?

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What is a Nervous Breakdown? In the first episode of the long-running hit CBS show Criminal Minds, FBI profiler Derek Morgan expresses his frustration to his colleague saying, “We’ve got a woman who’s only got a few hours left to live, an incomplete profile, and a unit chief on the verge of a nervous breakdown.”… continue reading »

Most Common Mental Disorders

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An Introduction To The Most Common Mental Health Disorders and Their Treatments Finding out you struggle with a mental disorder can be a challenging time, even for the most capable and responsible people. After all, nobody really likes to get some unfortunate news about your health. Mental health in particular faces a certain stigma from… continue reading »

Breaking Down the Gateway Drug Mythology

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A man is prescribed hydrocodone (Vicodin®) by his doctor for pain management purposes after a necessary surgery. The man takes the medication as directed by his doctor and uses it when he feels it’s necessary to manage the post-op pain. The man knows that hydrocodone has a certain reputation with substance use and addiction, but… continue reading »