Children’s books about mental health are great tools to help parents and guardians talk to their children about the importance of mental health. Visit us here to check out some books on mental and emotional health.
There are many harmful misconceptions about mental illness that can prevent someone from getting the care they need. At Banyan, we are dispelling these mental health myths and giving you the truth behind mental illness.
: Whether it is the loss of a loved one or a personal experience, many people have stories involving suicide. With September being National Suicide Prevention Month, now is the time to speak up and take a stand.
People with major depressive disorder struggle to find relief for these symptoms without help. Cognitive behavioral therapy for depression is a technique used often, but how effective is this type of talk therapy?
Along with the physical health concerns from COVID-19, the pandemic is taking a toll on people’s mental health. Our mental health facility is looking at the rising rate of suicides from coronavirus, possible future trends, and how to combat these numbers.
With all this fear and anxiety surrounding COVID-19, it is natural to feel down, but we are sharing some tips on managing your mental health during coronavirus so that you can make it through this uncertain time.
Many people believe that CBD products are a miracle cure for many ailments, but the efficacy of CDB for anxiety is still under inspection. Find out more about what the research says about these products.
Many parents are upset when their children finally leave home, but depression is an entirely different problem. Learn how to deal with empty nest syndrome depression so that you can get your life back.
Contrary to what many people believe, panic attacks and anxiety attacks are not the same. Learn more about the difference between a panic attack and an anxiety attack and how to decipher between the two.
Anxiety comes with many symptoms and sometimes that includes an anxiety attack. At Banyan Mental Health, we are going over the signs of an anxiety attack to help you recognize it if this happens to you.
Natural disasters can cause physical damage that can crush homes and ruin lives, but the destruction doesn’t stop there. At Banyan Mental Health, we are discussing the mental health issues after natural disasters that can have a long-lasting negative impact.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Mental health disorders may sneak up on you. Know the first signs of mental health disorders, so that you can get help for yourself or help for a loved one right away. Here are the first signs of mental health disorders and how to treat mental illnesses.
Mental health disorders plague people of all different backgrounds, ethnicities, and sexual orientations, but mental health in the LGBTQ community is a particularly distressing challenge. Banyan Mental Health explores the challenges many LGBTQ+ individuals face in regards to mental health and shares tips on addressing mental health disorders.
Depression and substance abuse are too often linked, creating a cooccurring disorder. When people are suffering from depression, they may turn to drugs or alcohol for help. Before they know it, they are addicted, and it starts to take over their life.
Self-harm behavior is very common for individuals who do not know how to deal with their emotions as well as suffer from a mental illness. Learn more about the common self-injury behaviors and why people resort to this.
The symptoms of a mental health disorder can be very similar to those of addiction. A co-occurring disorder is when someone experiences both diseases at the same time. Banyan Mental Health discusses the common symptoms of co-occurring disorders and how to treat them.
Dual diagnosis treatment should include a combination of medical care and therapy methods. The medical professionals at Banyan Mental Health are here to guide you through recovery and help you understand the importance of medical care during dual diagnosis treatment.
When mental illness and substance use disorders exist simultaneously, it is known as a co-occurring disorder. Banyan Mental Health offers co-occurring disorder and mental illness treatment in Boca Raton, Florida. Learn more.