September 6, 2019

Mental Health in Athletes

Mental health in athletes is often ignored and the emphasis instead is placed on the physical tolls. At Banyan Mental Health, we are giving you the facts on athletes with mental illness and the mental toll that playing a sport can have.
September 6, 2019

National Suicide Prevention Week

National Suicide Prevention Week is September 9 to September 15. At Banyan Mental Health, we are going over the shocking suicide statistics in the United States and what you can do to help.
August 30, 2019

Mental Illness in the Media

Mental health in the media is everywhere, and our mental health treatment center is discussing the good, the bad, and the ugly of mental illness portrayal in the media.
August 16, 2019

Myths About Schizophrenia

Because of exaggerated movies, horror stories in the news, and a history of ignorance, schizophrenia myths have run rampant. Our mental health treatment center in Boca is here to clear up the confusion on this mental health disorder and set the facts straight.
August 16, 2019

Depressed Brain vs. Normal Brain

Depression affects a person’s physical, mental, and emotional state, and the brain of someone with depression can be very different. At Banyan Mental Health, we are looking into a depressed brain vs. a normal brain.
August 13, 2019

WNBA Player Liz Cambage Discusses Her Battle with Mental Health

In a piece for The Player’s Tribune, Liz Cambage opens up about her mental health and why she was absent from the Aces’ games.
August 6, 2019

Billie Eilish Discusses Body Dysmorphia, Anxiety, and Other Mental Health Struggles

17-year-old Billie Eilish talks about anxiety, self-harm, body dysmorphia, and depression, in her recent interview for Rolling Stone. Billie Eilish’s mental health struggles show that anyone can deal with mental health disorders, but support is key in healing.
July 31, 2019

Does Sleep Apnea Cause Depression?

Studies have linked sleep apnea to depression, but how exactly does a sleep disorder affect mental health? Banyan Mental Health shares insight on the connection between these two disorders along with treatment suggestions for recovery from depression.
July 23, 2019

Carrie Underwood Gets Candid About Her Mental Health

Country singer Carrie Underwood opens up about what boosts her mental health. Read more on her tips for improving herself and how you can improve your own mental health as well.
July 8, 2019

Avicii’s Father on Mental Health & Suicide Prevention

After his son’s untimely passing over a year ago, Kas Bergling, the father of the late EDM DJ Avicii, discusses suicide prevention and his son’s mental health.
June 28, 2019

Social Media Effects on Mental Health

In 2019, you would be hard-pressed to find someone who doesn’t use any social media sites. With this heavy use comes the staggering social media effects on mental health.
June 20, 2019

Why the Starks Struggle with their Mental Health – Kit Harrington in Rehab

In May, it was reported that actor Kit Harrington, who portrayed Jon Snow in the blockbuster series Game of Thrones, entered rehab to treat stress and alcohol use problems. Banyan Mental Health explores the pressures and challenges for celebrities and mental health and how fame can be the worst thing for a healthy mind.
February 19, 2018
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The Role of Social Work in Mental Health Treatment

It is a totally normal feeling to be scared when admitting into treatment. We understand that change can incite feelings of anxiousness and worry, but there is nothing to fear.