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June 18, 2019
Is your family going through a rough patch? Family therapy strategies can help people learn to communicate better and resolve conflicts constructively.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Western Behavioral Health
Categorized as: Family Health, Mental Health
Tagged with: family therapy, mental illness, therapy
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May 16, 2019
Is your friend or family member struggling with their mental health? Here's how to help someone with depression.
Categorized as: Family Health, Health Topics A-Z, Living and Wellness, Mental Health
Tagged with: 1-877-624-4100, depression, disease, how to help someone with depression, illness, mental health, mental illness, self-care, strain, Suicide
March 15, 2018
PTSD is a condition many people with cancer have to live with in silence. Not much is known about the link, but UPMC is doing more to treat them together.
Medically Reviewed by UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: cancer, depression, mental illness, PTSD
August 11, 2017
It's important for us to learn the truth behind mental health myths and have empathy for those suffering with mental illness.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness, Mental Health
Tagged with: brain diseases, depression, fact, mental health disorder, mental illness, myth, schizophrenia, sickness
May 10, 2015
A mental illness is a condition that affects a person's thinking, feeling or mood. Learn about the five types of mental illness and how each is treated.
Medically Reviewed by Neurosurgery
Categorized as: Neurosurgery and Brain Health
Tagged with: Alzheimer's disease, anorexia, anorexia nervosa, anxiety, Binge Eating Disorder, bipolar disorder, bulimia, bulimia nervosa, dementia, depression, eating disorder, mental illness, mood disorder, overeating, psychotic disorders, schizophrenia