5 More Great Mental Health links AND a Bonus! That’s How i Ride… ;) Big Red Links #31

Posted by

C/o the Happy Hospitalist Blog: Click for more!
C/o the Happy Hospitalist Blog: Click for more

1. Stigma is a huge problem in mental health: it may well contribute more suffering than the actual illnesses. Among mental health treaters, sadly, stigma runs rampant. It may even be worse among treaters than among the general public. Consider this piece: Mental health diagnosis can hamper treatment, research finds. Diagnosis offers bias and assumptions that cause harm. I generally counsel patients against respect for diagnosis, as out understanding of the brain remains so primitive. I counsel a focus on symptoms, problems, and solutions. Diagnoses serve insurance companies and researchers, not patients. Not yet:

Mental health diagnosis can hamper trea_ - https___home.bt.com_news_uk-news_men

2. Game Developers Try To Validate Mental Health Benefits:

Game Developers Try To Validate Mental _ - http___www.npr.org_sections_health-s

3. Modern nuclear disasters: biggest risk is mental, not physical illness:

FireShot Cmental Mo_ - http___www.rightrelevance.com_search_articles_hero

4. Gazing at Fish Tank May Improve Health, Well-Being:FireShot Capture - Gazing at Fish Tank May Improve Health,_ - http___psychcentral.com_news_2015_08

5. Amy Thetford of Sammiches and Psych Meds offers 27 Surgeries, 27 Lessons in Positive Thinking: What Life Taught Me On My Way To Healing | Sammiches and Psych Meds:

FireShot Capture - 27 Surgeries, 27 Lessons in Positive Th_ - http___www.sammichespsychmeds.com_27

Keep on Playing!

One comment

I love your comments! Please, take a moment & share.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s