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.
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.
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.
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.
Yoga modulates the body’s perceived stress and anxiety levels by slowing down rapid breathing and heart rate, lowering blood pressure, and increasing heart rate variability. This increases “feel good” neurotransmitters in the brain, which is a GABA booster.
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.
Motivational Interviewing is a therapy technique that can help address mental health disorders, substance abuse, and co-occurring disorders. Contact Banyan Mental Health to learn more about the benefits of Motivational Interviewing.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy helps patients take greater control of their emotions and actions. Banyan Mental Health offers CBT, and many other therapies in the residential mental health program. Contact Banyan today to learn more about treatment options.
The Banyan Mental Health Program in Boca Raton shares with you the benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy and how this therapy method contributes to the proper management of any mental health disorder. Learn more here.
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.
Recent studies have shown that group therapy can help treat bipolar disorder, and the treatment experts at Banyan Mental Health provide effective treatment for all patients. Learn more about the effective treatment methods for bipolar disorder.
Pet therapy is not a new concept, but it is becoming more popular. Our Banyan mental health program explains whether using pet therapy to treat mental illness is a good option and gives you insight into this emerging therapy technique.