November 5, 2019
SAD woman

Seasonal Affective Disorder Symptoms

Seasonal affective disorder is more than just the winter blues. Learn more about recognizing the seasonal affective disorder symptoms, so that you can get you or your loved one help.
October 22, 2019
friends at Christmas

Helpful Tips for Maintaining Mental Health During the Holidays

For many people, the holiday season may not be so cheery, but at Banyan Mental Health, we are providing some helpful hints for maintaining good mental health during the holidays.
October 21, 2019
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Coastal Living Linked with Better Mental Health

Could living near the beach reduce anxiety and depression? A new study discusses how coastal living is linked to better mental health.
October 16, 2019
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Ways to Reduce Anxiety Before Bed Without Pills

Do you struggle with anxiety and falling asleep? You are not alone. Tammy Malloy shares some tips on how to reduce anxiety before bed.
October 2, 2019
people at work brainstorming

Bipolar Disorder and Creativity

While bipolar disorder is often thought of as a series of highs and lows, it also involves some unexpected associations. Learn more about the link between bipolar disorder and creativity.
October 2, 2019
sad woman after sexual assault

Psychological Effects of Sexual Assault

Sexual assault is an all too frequent occurrence with devastating results. Our mental health facility explains the psychological effect of sexual assault and how to get help.
September 30, 2019
woman with anxiety looking outside

Signs of An Anxiety Attack

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.
September 24, 2019
twister

Mental Health Issues After Natural Disasters

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.
September 6, 2019
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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
holding hands to prevent suicide

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
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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
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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.
February 21, 2018
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How Do I Know if My Loved One Needs Therapy?

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.
April 13, 2018
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What Are Thought Disorders and Can They Be Treated?

Thought disorders cause interruptions in social function, perception of reality, and everyday life. Banyan Mental Health treats thought disorders through a comprehensive residential mental health program in Boca. Learn more.
June 1, 2018

Is Mental Illness a Family Problem?

Mental illness can affect all loved ones surrounding an individual who is struggling with the disease. Banyan Mental Health provides family counseling for mental illness so that everyone can become aware of the symptoms and can learn how to help family members.
June 1, 2018

Signs a Loved One Needs Help

If you’re unsure if your loved one is suffering from active addiction or a mental health illness, Banyan Mental Health discusses the common signs that a loved one needs addiction help. Learn more from our mental health treatment center in Boca Raton.
July 23, 2018

How to Combat Negative Thoughts

Mental health struggles are extremely prevalent, and treating these disorders should include individualized care in a monitored setting. Banyan Mental Health provides residential mental health treatment.
August 1, 2018

Why Talking About Mental Health is So Important

The mental health experts from Banyan Mental Health explain exactly what a mood disorder is and how to treat these illnesses. Learn more about how to manage the symptoms.
August 20, 2018

The State of Mental Health in America

As mental health struggles continue to grow in this country, it’s imperative to talk about these issues and find effective ways to treat our loved ones. Learn more about how mental health affects Americans.
August 21, 2018

Signs of Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a type of thought disorder that can severely impact an individual’s thoughts, feelings and even the ability to function on a daily basis.
September 18, 2018

The Signs your Child Needs Mental Health Treatment

As parents, the last thing you want to see is your child suffering from something they can not control and it’s important to look out for common warning signs for mental illness.
November 12, 2018

What is Mental Health Treatment?

Mental health treatment can seem intimidating when you don’t know what to expect. If you are dealing with any mental illness, it’s important to understand the treatment process and what that entails. Learn more here.
January 17, 2019

Dating Someone with a Mental Illness

Dating someone with a mental illness has its challenges. Banyan Mental Health provides tips for how to navigate a relationship when a mental illness is present. Learn more here.
February 3, 2019

What is an Adjustment Disorder?

Banyan Mental Health explains what an adjustment disorder is and how someone can overcome this disease. Learn more about the common adjustment disorder symptoms and the treatment that is available.
February 20, 2019
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Mental Illness in Young Adults

Mental illness in teens is not uncommon. Childhood mental health disorders can plague the lives of teens and young adults, causing them to feel depressed or abuse drugs. Learn to recognize these issues so that you can find the proper mental health treatment for your child.
March 11, 2019
anxiety disorder

Why Is Anxiety So Common Today?

Anxiety is so common now that it is a regular topic of conversation. In the news you find reports discussing the increase especially with anxiety in 20-somethings or teenagers. Why the sudden rise in this mental health disorder that plagues the youth?
April 5, 2019
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What Does a Mental Health Diagnosis Consist of?

Do you worry that you or a loved one may have a mental health disorder? There is only one way to find out. Our mental healthcare providers walk you through the process of a mental health assessment, so you know what to expect.
April 18, 2019
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Britney Spears and Mental Health

In 2007 she shaved her head and her erratic behavior was gawked at in every publication. In early 2019, Spears is open about her need for self-care and the public is proud of her choice to check into a mental health facility amid her father’s failing health. Here’s more on Spears and how the public’s perception regarding mental health has changed, and why it’s a good thing.
April 23, 2019
May is mental health month

May is Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and our Banyan Mental Health program is here to give you the facts and help break down the stigma surrounding mental health disorders.
April 30, 2019
June is PTSD awareness month

June is PTSD Awareness Month

June is PTSD Awareness Month and June 27 is PTSD Awareness Day. In observation of these holidays, we are providing the general public with some symptoms of PTSD to look out for so that you can get your loved one the help they need.
May 8, 2019
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First Responders and Mental Health

First responder mental health is a topic of growing concern as part of this population’s occupational hazards include mental health disorders, substance abuse, and even suicide. At Banyan Mental Health, we discuss the details surrounding this profession’s poor mental health.
May 21, 2019
thought disorders

What Are the Different Types of Thought Disorders?

Thought disorders are more than confusing speech or writing. While it may seem like disorganized chaos, there are actually many different types of thought disorders that we at Banyan Mental Health want you to be aware of.
May 29, 2019
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Celebrities Who Struggle with Mental Health Disorders

Celebrities are people too. Theses celebrities with mental illness are speaking out and trying to break the stigma associated with mental health disorders and treatment.
June 3, 2019
alcohol related psychosis

What is Alcohol-Induced Psychosis?

Heavy drinking is dangerous for many reasons, but have you heard about alcohol-induced psychosis? Our mental health treatment center is answering all of your questions about this mysterious disorder.
June 6, 2019
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LGBTQ Community Mental Health

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.
June 14, 2019
sad woman

First Signs of Mental Health Disorders

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.
June 17, 2019
Sophie Turner

Dark Phoenix’s Sophie Turner Talks About Therapy and Mental Health

Dark Phoenix actress Sophie Turner opens up about her past mental health issues and the stigma of therapy.
June 20, 2019
Kit Harrington

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.
June 28, 2019
girl depressed from social media

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.
July 8, 2019
Avicii

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.
July 23, 2019
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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 31, 2019
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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.
August 6, 2019
Billie Eilish

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.
August 13, 2019
Liz Cambage

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 16, 2019
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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 16, 2019
overlay of man with schizophrenia

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 30, 2019
watching tv

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.
September 6, 2019
holding hands to prevent suicide

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.
September 6, 2019
athlete running

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 24, 2019
twister

Mental Health Issues After Natural Disasters

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.
September 30, 2019
woman with anxiety looking outside

Signs of An Anxiety Attack

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.
October 2, 2019
sad woman after sexual assault

Psychological Effects of Sexual Assault

Sexual assault is an all too frequent occurrence with devastating results. Our mental health facility explains the psychological effect of sexual assault and how to get help.
October 2, 2019
people at work brainstorming

Bipolar Disorder and Creativity

While bipolar disorder is often thought of as a series of highs and lows, it also involves some unexpected associations. Learn more about the link between bipolar disorder and creativity.
October 16, 2019
woman on phone in bed

Ways to Reduce Anxiety Before Bed Without Pills

Do you struggle with anxiety and falling asleep? You are not alone. Tammy Malloy shares some tips on how to reduce anxiety before bed.
October 21, 2019
friends at the beach

Coastal Living Linked with Better Mental Health

Could living near the beach reduce anxiety and depression? A new study discusses how coastal living is linked to better mental health.
October 22, 2019
friends at Christmas

Helpful Tips for Maintaining Mental Health During the Holidays

For many people, the holiday season may not be so cheery, but at Banyan Mental Health, we are providing some helpful hints for maintaining good mental health during the holidays.
November 5, 2019
SAD woman

Seasonal Affective Disorder Symptoms

Seasonal affective disorder is more than just the winter blues. Learn more about recognizing the seasonal affective disorder symptoms, so that you can get you or your loved one help.