Signs Of Severe Depression

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Many think depression is the same thing as “feeling sad” or “going through a hard time.” The reality? Depression is a mood disorder that impacts every aspect of someone’s life. It disrupts sleep, physical health, and emotional well-being. It’s painful for the person suffering and it’s painful for their family and friends to watch. If… continue reading »

PTSD in Teens

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Imagine how your teenage son or daughter would feel if you or a close loved one suddenly passed away. Would he or she be able to cope? Or would he suddenly find himself having extreme difficulties in school and lashing out against those that love and cherish him? This scenario isn’t unique or even very… continue reading »

Catching Z’s Even With Anxiety

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Why exactly are we “catching Zs” and not some other letter? You might’ve said this phrase before, or at least heard or read it somewhere. It’s a pretty universal description and one reason why is that it’s related to something literally everyone has to do. We need sleep. It’s not just important—it’s vital. That might… continue reading »

Is PTSD a Disability

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A car flew past you and smashed into a tree. You were only a few feet away. The glass sprinkled on the pavement close enough to your shoes that you had to walk across it to getaway. Now, just thinking about getting into a car can make sweat break out on your forehead. You can… continue reading »

NKY Tribune: SUN Behavioral Health expanding its Telehealth Services in response to pandemic; feeling anxious?

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SUN Behavioral Kentucky, part of a network of community hospitals working to solve the unmet needs of those with mental illness and substance use disorders, is expanding its Telehealth Services in response to the COVID-19 national emergency. Beginning immediately, individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, mental health or substance use-related issues can receive a level-of-care telehealth… continue reading »

Cincinnati Enquirer: Free online mental health consultations available through SUN Behavioral Health

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Free online consultations for those struggling with mental health issues are now available through Sun Behavioral Health’s Northern Kentucky office. The office sent out a news release Wednesday announcing an expansion of its Telehealth Services in response to COVID-19. Appointments are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week through the Zoom app, officials… continue reading »

Cincinnati Enquirer: Coronavirus in Ohio — Mental health care expands in pandemic through telemedicine

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So far, Cincinnati area residents seem to be handling the stress of the coronavirus pandemic pretty well. But when people need help, more of them are good with a video call with their therapist. Behavioral and mental health experts across the region say they are not seeing a rise in calls from people in crisis, three weeks into the… continue reading »