Mood and Anxiety Disorders Archives - Mental Health Program at Banyan Treatment Centers
September 6, 2022

Addicted to News: How to Prevent Overload

Being addicted to news can lead to stress, which can contribute to mental illnesses like depression and anxiety. Visit Banyan here to learn how to avoid it!
September 6, 2022

Burnout in Mental Health Professionals

Burnout in mental health professionals is more common than we realized. Banyan Treatment Centers shares causes, signs, and helpful preventative strategies.
August 22, 2022

What Is Undifferentiated Schizophrenia? 

Undifferentiated schizophrenia is a subtype of the disorder that’s used to diagnose a specific group of people. Visit Banyan Mental Health here to learn more.
August 22, 2022

How Parents Affect Their Child’s Mental Health & Tips You Can Follow

Understanding how parents affect their child’s mental health can open the eyes of moms and dads everywhere. Visit Banyan Mental Health here to read more.
August 9, 2022

Residual Schizophrenia: Signs, Symptoms, & Treatment

Residual schizophrenia is one of three phases of the disorder that’s marked by various signs and symptoms. Visit Banyan Mental Health here for more information.
August 9, 2022

Common Unconscious Bias Examples

We unconsciously judge and interact with others all the time. Banyan Mental Health shares some common unconscious bias examples that impact our interactions.
July 21, 2022

Can You Be Addicted to a Person?

Can you be addicted to a person? Visit Banyan Mental Health to learn if it’s love or physical dependency. Read more about related behaviors here!
July 21, 2022

Relationship Anxiety Disorder

Are you experiencing symptoms of relationship anxiety disorder? Visit Banyan Mental Health to learn the effect on intimate relationships and how to heal. Read on!
June 29, 2022

Unconscious Bias and Mental Health: How It Affects You

Unconscious bias and mental health go hand-in-hand, and understanding the risks of the former can improve care for patients. Visit Banyan here to learn more.
June 29, 2022

What Does the Bible Say About OCD?

While many people believe that their mental illness is unforgivable or even sinful, what does the Bible say about OCD? Visit Banyan Mental Health to find out.
June 20, 2022

Cyclothymia vs. Dysthymia

If you experience high and low episodes or are always feeling down. Visit Banyan Mental Health to learn about Cyclothymia vs. Dysthymia. Read more here!
June 20, 2022

Hypersomnia & Depression

Hypersomnia and depression go hand in hand. Visit Banyan Mental Health to learn how the two disorders share similar symptoms. Read more here!
September 6, 2022

Addicted to News: How to Prevent Overload

Being addicted to news can lead to stress, which can contribute to mental illnesses like depression and anxiety. Visit Banyan here to learn how to avoid it!
June 29, 2022

What Does the Bible Say About OCD?

While many people believe that their mental illness is unforgivable or even sinful, what does the Bible say about OCD? Visit Banyan Mental Health to find out.
May 31, 2022

Getting Mental Help for Someone Who Doesn’t Want It

Watching a loved one struggle with their mental health is hard. Banyan shares some ways of getting mental help for someone who doesn't want it here.
May 23, 2022

Can Dogs Sense Depression?

Can dogs sense depression? This is an age-old question that we couldn’t help but address. Visit our Banyan Mental Health rehab here to find out what we learned.
May 16, 2022

Top Coping Skills for Depression

MDD can be difficult to manage without guidance, which is why our Banyan Mental Health specialists have compiled a list of helpful coping skills for depression.
May 2, 2022

Can’t Keep a Job Due to Anxiety? Follow These Tips

Can’t keep a job due to anxiety? You’re not alone. Our Banyan Mental Health center is sharing some tips that can help you manage your symptoms in the workplace.
April 21, 2022

How to Overcome Situational Depression

Our guide on how to overcome situational depression includes various tips and tricks that are both realistic and effective. Visit us here for the full thing.
April 20, 2022

The Different Subtypes of OCD

There are different subtypes of OCD, each with its obsessions and compulsions. Visit us here to learn about each kind and the signs to look out for in others.
March 29, 2022

Unipolar Depression Vs Bipolar Depression

There are various types of depression, each of which varies in symptoms and duration. Here’s a guide on unipolar depression vs. bipolar depression.
March 29, 2022

Major Depressive Disorder vs. Persistent Depressive Disorder

There are subtypes of depression that affect people differently. Here we’ve shared a guide on major depressive disorder vs. persistent depressive disorder.
March 18, 2022

World Bipolar Day: The Meaning Behind It & How to Participate

World Bipolar Day is March 30th, and we’re sharing more about this condition and how you can participate and spread awareness. Click here for more information.
February 15, 2022

Signs Your Antidepressant Dose is Too Low

Is your depression medication not cutting it? Take a look at our list of signs your antidepressant dose is too low.
February 9, 2022

Effects of Taking Antidepressants When Not Depressed

Taking antidepressants when not depressed can lead to a variety of adverse side effects. Click here to learn what happens.
January 20, 2022

Situational Depression: Symptoms & Causes

Situational depression may occur after a stressful or traumatic event. Visit us here to learn about the symptoms and causes of circumstantial depression.
January 19, 2022

Rapid Cycling Bipolar Disorder

Rapid cycling can occur in 12 to 24 percent of people with bipolar disorder. Click here for more info on symptoms, causes, treatment, and more.
January 11, 2022

Grounding Techniques for Panic Attacks

Anxiety can be difficult to manage when you don’t have a game plan. Banyan Mental Health is sharing some grounding techniques for panic attacks that can help.
January 3, 2022

Can Benzodiazepines Cause Depression?

Can benzodiazepines cause depression? If you’re taking benzos or know someone who is, read about their impact on major depressive disorder here.
December 29, 2021

How Does Bipolar Disorder Affect Memory?

How does bipolar disorder affect memory? If you have this condition or know someone who does, click here to learn of its effects on retention and cognition.
December 17, 2021

Difference Between Schizoaffective and Schizophrenia

How many types of bipolar disorder are there? What are their symptoms? Click here for an in-depth guide that includes signs and diagnosis.
December 14, 2021

How Many Types of Bipolar Disorder Are There?

How many types of bipolar disorder are there? What are their symptoms? Click here for an in-depth guide that includes signs and diagnosis.
November 22, 2021

Can You Overdose on Antidepressants?

Can you overdose on antidepressants? While these prescription drugs offer safe and effective treatment for depression, taking too many can be a problem.
November 16, 2021

Songs to Battle Depression

Music is often a source of comfort for those suffering from mental illness. Visit us here for a list of songs to battle depression that may offer you support.
November 9, 2021

Panic Attack Hangover: After-Effects and Recovery Tips

A panic attack hangover can leave you feeling drained, achy, and downright tired. Visit us here to learn how to deal with the after-effects of a panic attack.
October 29, 2021

Anosognosia: Is Denial a Mental Disorder?

Lack of insight can make or break a person’s recovery from mental illness. If your loved one doesn’t seem to believe they’re sick, they may have anosognosia.
September 29, 2021
How Does Bipolar Disorder Affect The Brain?

How Does Bipolar Disorder Affect The Brain?

How does bipolar disorder affect the brain? How does this condition affect a person’s memory, learning, speech, and emotional regulation? Learn more here.
September 28, 2021
Famous People with Bipolar Disorder

Famous People with Bipolar Disorder

There are many famous people with bipolar disorder who have shared their struggles, spreading advocacy for mental health awareness and treatment.
September 23, 2021
How to Tell Someone You’re Depressed

How to Tell Someone You’re Depressed

Our Banyan mental health rehab in Florida is sharing tips on how to tell someone you’re depressed. Visit us here to learn more.
September 13, 2021
How to Overcome Agoraphobia

How to Overcome Agoraphobia

Our Banyan mental health rehab in Florida is sharing some tips on how to overcome agoraphobia that can help you.
September 3, 2021
How Does Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Work For OCD?

How Does Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Work for OCD?

How does cognitive behavioral therapy work for OCD? Our mental health rehab in Florida is sharing everything you need to know.
August 23, 2021
How to Help Someone with Bipolar Disorder

How to Help Someone with Bipolar Disorder

Our Banyan mental health rehab in Boca is sharing some examples of what not to say to someone with schizophrenia.
August 16, 2021
How Long Does Agoraphobia Last?

How Long Does Agoraphobia Last?

How long does agoraphobia last? Our Banyan Mental Health center is sharing some insight on symptoms and treatment options.
August 2, 2021

Best Jobs for People with Social Anxiety

Our Banyan Mental Health rehab in Florida is sharing a list of the best jobs for people with social anxiety that may help you find your dream career.
July 22, 2021
How to Get Out of A Depression Funk

How to Get Out of A Depression Funk

Banyan Mental Health is sharing some tips on how to get out of a depression funk that can help you or a loved one.
July 20, 2021
What Causes Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

What Causes Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder?

Banyan Mental Health is sharing what causes compulsive disorder and the different types of symptoms it produces.
July 7, 2021
postpartum depression in men

Postpartum Depression in Men

Yes, postpartum depression in men is very real, and our mental health facility is sharing why it happens and the signs to look out for.
July 1, 2021

Is Mental Illness on The Rise?

Is mental illness on the rise? Our Banyan facility in Boca Raton is shedding light on the prevalence of mental health in the U.S.
June 15, 2021
Celebrity Quotes About Mental Illness

Celebrity Quotes About Mental Illness

We’re sharing some celebrity quotes about mental illness that can inspire you to get help for your condition and stay motivated in your journey.
June 7, 2021
dating someone with bipolar disorder

Dating Someone with Bipolar Disorder

We’re sharing some tips for dating someone with bipolar disorder and signs of this condition you should look out for in your partner.
May 25, 2021
difference between agoraphobia and social anxiety

Difference Between Agoraphobia and Social Anxiety

There are various anxiety disorders and they're all distinct. We're sharing the difference between agoraphobia and social anxiety.
May 18, 2021
understanding mental illness relapse

Understanding Mental Illness Relapse

Relapse can also occur with mental disorders. Understanding mental illness relapse is necessary for spreading awareness and helping others.
May 4, 2021
dangers of misdiagnosed mental illness

Dangers of a Misdiagnosed Mental Disorder

It's important to understand a mental illness to treat it. We’re sharing the dangers of a misdiagnosed mental disorder and ways to avoid them.
April 22, 2021
how to help someone with agoraphobia

How to Help Someone with Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia is an anxiety disorder that can diminish a person’s quality of life; offering support to a loved one can help. We’re sharing some tips on how to help someone with agoraphobia.
April 20, 2021
tips for traveling with anxiety

7 Tips for Traveling with Anxiety

Traveling with a mental illness like anxiety can be difficult. But don’t let your disorder keep you from enjoying your life! We’re sharing some of the best tips for traveling with anxiety.
April 6, 2021
best movies about mental health

Best Movies About Mental Illness

Mental illness isn’t always accurately portrayed in films, but these movies hit the nail on the head. Visit us here to check out our list of the best movies about mental illness.
March 23, 2021
signs of high functioning depression

Signs of High-Functioning Depression

It can be difficult to identify high-functioning depression in someone because they’re able to continue doing regular things despite having a mental illness. Visit us here to learn about the signs of high-functioning depression.
March 9, 2021
the dangers of antidepressants

The Dangers of Antidepressants

Just because antidepressants are so commonly prescribed doesn’t mean they’re entirely safe. Visit us here to learn more about the dangers of antidepressants and why you should think twice before taking them.
March 8, 2021
hallucinogens

How Hallucinogens Affect Mental Health

Psychedelics and mental illness are linked because these drugs are often used to cope with mental health issues. Learn more here about how hallucinogens affect mental health and why you should try professional treatment instead.
February 3, 2021
panic attack triggers

Top 10 Panic Attack Triggers

Panic attacks can occur at any time of the day, especially when you come across something triggering. Visit us here to learn what the top 10 panic attack triggers are and how to manage them.
February 3, 2021
How to Handle Social Anxiety

How to Handle Social Anxiety at Family Gatherings

Many people feel anxious and uncomfortable in social situations, especially family gatherings. If you’ve ever felt this way, visit us here for some tips on how to handle social anxiety at family gatherings.
January 27, 2021
Coping with Body Dysmorphia

Coping with Body Dysmorphia

If you continuously obsess over your physical appearance, then you may be struggling with body dysmorphic disorder. Here are some tips for coping with body dysmorphia.
October 7, 2020
Using Pet Therapy for Depression

Using Animal Therapy for Depression

Many people find comfort in animals; but could there be more to it? Learn more about the effectiveness of animal therapy for depression and what this could mean for you.
September 22, 2020
How To Help Someone Struggling with Suicidal Thoughts

How to Help Someone Struggling with Suicidal Thoughts

If you believe someone you love is suicidal, it is important to not wait to act. These tips on how to help someone struggling with suicidal thoughts could make all the difference.
September 22, 2020
How To Teach Your Kids About Mental Health

How to Teach Your Kids About Mental Health

Talking about mental illness doesn’t have to be challenging. Here are some tips on how to teach your kids about mental health that can help.
September 22, 2020
How Long Does Depression Last?

How Long Does Depression Last? & Will It Go Away on Its Own?

How long does depression last? If you’ve ever asked yourself this, visit us here to learn more about depressive episode durations and contributing factors.
September 8, 2020
What Is Trauma Bonding

The Dangers of Trauma Bonding & How to Break it

Our Banyan mental health rehab is sharing the negative effects of trauma bonding, common causes, and how to break this type of relationship. Read more here.
September 7, 2020

The Biggest Misconceptions About Mental Illness

There are many harmful misconceptions about mental illness that can prevent someone from asking for help. Here are some you should know about.
August 25, 2020

September is National Suicide Prevention Month 2020

With September being National Suicide Prevention Month, now is the time to speak up and spread awareness to prevent further tragedy.
August 20, 2020

Lili Reinhart Opens Up About Her Depression

Riverdale actress Lili Reinhart discusses her depression and how she’s learned from it during Covid-19. Learn more here.
August 19, 2020

Hair Pulling Problems? How to Stop Trichotillomania

Random bald spots or patchy areas of hair can be unsightly, but these tips on how to stop trichotillomania could help eliminate these problems for good.
August 5, 2020

Dealing with Social Anxiety After Quarantine

After months of lockdown, the idea of socializing again for many people is overwhelming, but this tips on dealing with social anxiety after quarantine could help.
April 23, 2020
different types of schizophrenia

The Different Types of Schizophrenia

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 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.
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.
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 18, 2019
britney spears mental health

Britney Spears and Mental Health

Celebrity mental health is a serious issue and Britney Spears knows all about the struggles of dealing with mental illness. Is there justice for Britney?
March 25, 2019
helping a suicidal loved one

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.
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?
February 26, 2019
family member with depression

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.
January 31, 2019
man dealing with grief

Can Grief and Loss Lead to Mental Illness?

While grief and loss is different for everyone, for some people, the mental effects of grief could lead to the development of a mental health disorder. Learn more about the connection between grief and mental illness.
January 17, 2019
woman with anxiety

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.
December 26, 2018
bipolar woman holding sand

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.
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 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.
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.
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 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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
February 27, 2018
drawing of anxious woman

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.