depression Archives - Mental Health Program at Banyan Treatment Centers
November 22, 2022

Why Accommodations for Anxiety Can Be a Slippery Slope

Banyan Mental Health treatment facility delves into why making constant accommodations for anxiety in a loved one can cause more problems than solve them.
October 31, 2022
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Are You a Doomscroller? How It Impacts Your Mental Health 

We cannot control what happens to us, only how we choose to react to it. Banyan looks at the dangers of being a doomscroller and how it can affect you.
October 17, 2022

Depression Lies to You: What You Shouldn’t Believe

Banyan breaks down a few of the common ways that depression lies to you, along with key points to remember in the midst of those episodes. Click to read more.
September 29, 2022
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PTSS vs. PTSD: Is There a Difference?

It’s easy to confuse certain mental health disorders, but at what cost? Visit Banyan Mental Health here for a guide on the difference between PTSS vs. PTSD.
September 29, 2022
Best Books on Overthinking

Best Books on Overthinking

Rumination is a disruptive symptom of anxiety that can be hard to manage. If you’re going through this, Banyan shares some of the best books on overthinking.
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!
October 31, 2022
doomscrolling

Are You a Doomscroller? How It Impacts Your Mental Health 

We cannot control what happens to us, only how we choose to react to it. Banyan looks at the dangers of being a doomscroller and how it can affect you.
October 17, 2022

Depression Lies to You: What You Shouldn’t Believe

Banyan breaks down a few of the common ways that depression lies to you, along with key points to remember in the midst of those episodes. Click to read more.
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 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!
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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 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.
October 27, 2020

Why Depression is So Common

Lots of research has been conducted to find out why depression is so common. To learn more about why depression seems to be more common now, visit us here.
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 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.