Mental Health Resources

PUBLISHED ON: October 3, 2018

4 Misconceptions About Addiction and Substance Use

While the term addiction might conjure up stereotypical images of certain demographics or substances, addiction and substance use doesn’t discriminate against age, gender, or so…
PUBLISHED ON: June 27, 2018

Eating Disorders and Ethnicity

Have you ever thought about the relationship between eating disorders and ethnicity? In order to point out how stereotypes affect our understanding of eating disorders, Elaheh N…
PUBLISHED ON: June 26, 2018

Barriers to Care: Eating Disorders

While eating disorders (such an anorexia, bulimia nervosa and binge eating) have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness, only one in ten people suffering from them wil…
PUBLISHED ON: June 26, 2018

Seniors and Addiction: The Silent Epidemic

Under-Diagnosed Addiction and Substance Use When looking at who is affected by addiction, those age 65 and up are the group most often under-diagnosed. According to the Office o…
PUBLISHED ON: May 20, 2018

Eating Disorders, Substance Use, and Trauma

According to the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders (ANAD), as many as 24 million Americans are affected by eating disorders. Some health experts …
PUBLISHED ON: May 20, 2018

5 Misconceptions About Eating Disorders

A wide variety of biological and environmental variables contribute to the emergence of an eating disorder and often it co-occurs alongside other conditions, such as depression,…
PUBLISHED ON: November 23, 2014

Job-Seeking Veterans Fear PTSD Stigmas

According to a LiveCareer survey, almost 88% (87.7%) of current and former military members believe Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or other mental injuries of war affect …
PUBLISHED ON: November 10, 2014

PTSD, TBI, and Veterans

In honor of Veteran’s Day, we’d like to share some interesting infographics about PTSD, TBI (traumatic brain injury), and veterans:        
PUBLISHED ON: November 10, 2014

Veterans’ Faces Before, During, and After War

A powerful photo spread in Upworthy shows pictures of veterans’ faces before, during and after war. Click here to all of the incredible images.