Psychological Health Issues

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What is mental health disorders?
January 13, 2017

What is mental health disorders?

Higher Prevalence of Mental Disorders Among Patients With Drug Use Disorders Data in graph reprinted from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (Conway et al., 2006).Higher Prevalence Smoking Among Patients With Mental Disorders Data in graph from the 1989 U.S. National Health Interview Survey (Lasser et al., 2). Because mood disorders…

people with mental health problems
March 5, 2017

people with mental health problems

In a given year, almost one in five U.S. adults lives with a diagnosable mental, behavioral, or emotional disorder, not including developmental disorders or substance abuse. Nearly half of U.S. adults with mental health disorders who receive treatment do so in the primary care setting. In an effort to improve access to mental health services, many federal and…

personality and mental health
October 18, 2016

personality and mental health

Photo: Sahebe Alam / EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm One of the cruel things about mental illness is how randomly it can strike. There’s often no rhyme or reason to it: Some people endure almost unfathomable trauma but are subsequently quite “normal” in their day-to-day functioning, while other people develop crippling mental-health issues despite a lack of known risk…

Research Topics in health psychology
December 11, 2016

Research Topics in health psychology

Are you looking for a research topic centered on health psychology for a paper, experiment, or other class project? Health psychology is a rapidly growing subfield focused on the psychological factors that influence health and wellness. Health Psychology Research Topic Ideas The following are just a few different topics that you might want to explore: Explore…

What are Some mental health disorders?
April 19, 2017

What are Some mental health disorders?

“No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness, ” said Aristotle.​ Imagine a bell curve that accurately represents the creativity of American adults. It would show a “normal distribution, ” meaning it would be shaped like an upside down ‘U.’ The raised hump in the middle symbolizes those of an average level of creativity, where most of the population…

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