What is Post Traumatic Stress Disorder?

Share List Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating mental health condition that can occur after experiencing or witnessing a traumatic event, such as combat, assault, physical or sexual abuse, a natural disaster or some other form of trauma. PTSD has nothing to do with weakness or character flaws, and, whether the event is an […]

What is Postpartum Depression?

Share List How is postpartum depression different from baby blues? Pregnancy can certainly be more difficult for some than others, but nearly all share the same light at the end of the tunnel; the anticipated joy of bringing their new baby home. Unfortunately, reality immediately steps in, and, even for those with a strong support […]

What is Social Anxiety Disorder?

Share List Social anxiety disorder, also called social phobia, is a chronic mental health condition for people who have an inordinate fear of being scrutinized or judged by others. It is not unusual to feel nervous in some social situations, like going on a date or to a party. Nor is it uncommon to have […]