Mental Health Archive
10 Things To Do If You've Been a Victim of Sexual Assault07/06/2019 06:00am | 122 views
By Sarah Bradley
Sexual assault is typically something you think will never happen to you—until it does and and you find yourself in desperate need of help and support.
Career Twist of Fate – Supporting Veterinarians23/04/2019 06:00am | 500 views
As a licensed clinical social worker, I never envisioned that my career path would lead me to work in veterinary medicine; however, in hindsight it makes perfect sense, as my interactions with veterinarians goes as far back as I can remember.
How to Treat Body Dysmorphic Disorder, According to Experts29/05/2019 06:00am | 155 views
By Amanda Capritto
If you or a loved one are dealing with body dysmorphic disorder, you may be hesitant to ask for help. It’s common to believe that psychological treatment won’t be the answer to your concerns. In fact, if you have BDD, you may have already sought “treatment” in other ways, such as with an aesthetician, dermatologist, hair stylist, dentist, or cosmetic surgeon, depending on the “flaw” you want addressed.
How Human-Animal Interaction Can Help Support our Children’s Mental Wellbeing22/05/2019 06:00am | 253 views
By Helen Mills (originally published on February 8, 2019)
It has been a particularly important week for organizations striving to raise awareness about the importance of our children’s emotional and mental health.
Depression Affects 15% of New Moms. A New Guideline Could Help Prevent It13/05/2019 06:00am | 207 views
By Jamie Ducharme
A new recommendation from a group of independent experts convened by the government could help more new and expecting mothers avoid depression, one of the most common complications of pregnancy and childbirth.