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 27, 2018
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How do I Treat my Anxiety Disorder?

The mental health program at Banyan offers numerous treatment methods for all mental health disorders including anxiety disorders. Learn more about the anxiety disorder treatment that is available and how you can actively manage your anxiety.
June 28, 2018

Hidden Symptoms of Anxiety Disorders

Banyan Mental Health provides effective treatment for all anxiety disorders. Learn more about the hidden signs of anxiety and how to tell if your loved one is really suffering.
July 31, 2018

What is a Mood Disorder?

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 2, 2018

Common Misconceptions About Anxiety Disorders

Banyan Mental Health explains the common misconceptions about anxiety disorders and how you can treat this disease for long-term success. Learn more here.
August 6, 2018

How to Cope with Depression

Banyan Mental Health provides effective treatment for anyone who suffers from depression. Learn more about how you can cope with depression on a daily basis.
September 17, 2018

How to Overcome PTSD

The mental health experts from Banyan Mental Health provide PTSD treatment for all who suffer. Learn more about overcoming this disease and what it actually entails.
November 10, 2018

What to Expect During Anxiety Treatment

Extreme anxiety can be debilitating for people who can’t function in an everyday setting because of their symptoms. Learn more about what to expect during customized anxiety treatment.
November 11, 2018

How to Treat Depression in Young Adults

Depression can occur at any age, and if you believe that your young adult is experiencing clear symptoms of depression, it’s time to get them the help they need. Learn more from our mental health facility in Boca Raton.
November 25, 2018

How the Holidays Can Affect Your Mental Health

Banyan Mental Health explains how the holidays can affect mental illnesses. Someone who deals with depression or anxiety can feel added pressure during this time, and there are ways to manage the symptoms.
November 26, 2018

Treating PTSD with Virtual Reality

Banyan Mental Health explains how treating PTSD with virtual reality can be beneficial. Combining evidence-based treatment with virtual reality has helped many individuals who are suffering from mental health issues.
December 8, 2018

Holidays Increase Anxiety Levels?

For many people, the holidays can bring about stress and anxiety. Banyan Mental Health addresses holiday anxiety and how to manage these feelings in order to enjoy this time with loved ones. Learn more here.
December 8, 2018

How to Handle Anxiety at Work

When your anxiety disorder disrupts your work, this can be detrimental for your overall health. Banyan Mental Health explains how to handle anxiety at work. Learn more here.
December 26, 2018

What is the Difference Between Bipolar 1 and Bipolar 2?

Banyan Mental Health explains the main difference between bipolar 1 and bipolar 2. We discuss the common symptoms and how to treat bipolar disorder. Learn more here.
January 17, 2019

Tips for Anxiety Relief

Banyan Mental Health explains quick tips for how to relieve your anxiety. If you suffer from extreme anxiety, help is available. Learn more here.
January 31, 2019

Can Grief and Loss Lead to Mental Illness?

Coping with loss can take some time and the grieving process is different for everyone. Learn more about how your mental health is affected when you lose a loved one.
February 26, 2019
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4 Ways to Help a Family Member with Depression

If you know of a family member with depression, you don’t need to feel lost or helpless. There are ways to help. As a mental health program in Boca that deals with depression, we have a few pointers to help your struggling family member during their depression.
March 11, 2019
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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?
March 25, 2019
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How to Help your Loved One Who Has Suicidal Thoughts

It can be difficult to know how to help a loved one who has suicidal thoughts. At Banyan Mental Health, we give you some advice about how to help the person you love.
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
first responders and mental health

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
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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.