Children and teens, just like adults, experience mental health problems, like anxiety and depression.
Taking a step back, and allowing young adult children to make their own choices can be challenging. Licensed professional counselor Natolie Gray urges parents to try viewing themselves as consultants, rather than bosses.
When we think about depression in men, Dr. Suvrat Bhargave of the Center for Family Psychiatry in Tyrone, Georgia says we often think about sadness.
Veterans do not need to be enrolled in the VA system for the new policy, which includes inpatient care for up to 30 days and outpatient care for up to 90 days.
Anxiety is common in children and teenagers. Psychiatrist Suvrat Bharagave shares 4 key signs your child may be experiencing anxiety and tips on when to get help.
The 988 mental health helpline has quickly expanded its reach in the six months since it launched — with over 2 million calls, texts and chat messages pouring in.
Here are some things to know about the FDA's approval of lecanemab, to be sold under the brand name Leqembi.
Millions of Americans are feeling stressed about their jobs. So, what can you do if you feel like your work situation is no longer working for you? We asked licensed professional counselor Natolie Gray to weigh in on what to do do if you are burned out.
Researchers said habitual social media checking in teens is impacting their brain development at a time when they're already going through "significant structural and functional reorganization."
The Food and Drug Administration approved it for patients with Alzheimer's, specifically those with mild or early-stage disease.
The findings come from the Center for Countering Digital Hate, which created TikTok accounts for fictitious young people living in the U.S., Britain, Canada and Australia.
The study examined whether the sending of Christmas cards offered insight into the sender’s mental well-being.
The study found an association across race/ethnicity and gender, but women may benefit slightly more from the health-protective benefits of having a sense of purpose.
A 10-year-old boy is now charged as an adult with first-degree reckless homicide for allegedly fatally shooting his mother on Monday, Nov. 21. This, after she would not allow him to purchase an Oculus Virtual Reality Headset from Amazon.
"As guys, we have a tendency to not ask for help. Ego gets in the way, and we start stuffing things deep down in our guts, which is not a good thing," Johnson said.
“I told her ‘I don’t know who you are, but I’m here and I love you, and I’m going to help you,’” Dane Entze said.
The study findings may help future efforts to better understand the origins of eating disorders and how they differ between sexes, researchers said.
Before COVID-19 wreaked havoc on mental health, there was already a surge of youth visits to emergency departments for suicidal thoughts between 2016 and 2019, the study says.
A single dose of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic compound found in “magic mushrooms,” was found to help some people who previously had gotten little relief from standard antidepressants.
The new research, led by a scientist at Stanford, may tell us “something fundamentally important” about how human emotions work.