Finding Mental Health Support During Cancer

Finding Mental Health Support During Cancer

[music] A cancer diagnosis is difficult to hear and can set off a range of complex emotions. Asking for and accepting help from others is an important part of coping with the stress that cancer can bring. Everybody diagnosed with cancer needs help of some sort. Maybe it’s informal help from loved ones, family and

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Three Month Headache

Three Month Headache

I can’t wait to offload it. I’ve got a really bad headache right now. I’ve had it for about three months now. It’s been budget month in D.C. Anyway. There’s nothing wrong with me. I’m 100 percent. I don’t have any problems. I mean, pain is relative. Headaches are problematic, but it’s amazing. I think

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The downside of a mental health diagnosis

The downside of a mental health diagnosis

In my clinical work I don’t use diagnoses at all. There are certainly lots of advantages that people talk about with diagnoses. One of the main advantages is that it helps communication between, the many different mental health professionals. So as a clinical psychologist, if I’m talking to a GP and I say, you know,

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Can Physical Illness Trigger Depression?

Can Physical Illness Trigger Depression?

depression and physical illness I’m Angela Howard and my passion is to break the stigma of mental health issues if you’re new to my channel be sure to subscribe and follow so you don’t miss out on any of the new content here’s our real life question my husband has been diagnosed with major depression

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Jobs and Mental Illness – Liz Crowther

Jobs and Mental Illness – Liz Crowther

As disciplines develop in the mental health professionals case in point we develop all of these fancy words and these fancy treatments and we concentrate on those treatments but what we forget is that mental illness like diabetes is only a part of the person, it isn’t the whole person and so if you just

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