Understanding Mental Health

  • Introduction to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

    According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), approximately 3.6% of the US Adult population experienced post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the past year.
  • Introduction to Panic Disorders

    Did you know 2.7% of the US population suffers from Panic Disorders? An individual diagnosed with Panic Disorder experiences random, unexpected panic attacks that interfere with one’s daily life. 
  • Introduction to Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

    Did you know approximately 1% of the US population suffers from Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)? 
  • Introduction to Generalized Anxiety Disorder

    Did you know that Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) affects approximately 3.1% of the US population each year? In fact, Generalized Anxiety Disorder is one of the 6 most common types of anxiety disorders.
  • Introduction to Emotional Detachment Disorder

    Emotional Detachment Disorder is defined as the inability or unwillingness to connect with other people on an emotional level. Someone suffering from emotional detachment is physically present without being emotionally present. 
  • Introduction to Eating Disorders

    Did you know that over 30 million people in the United States suffer from an eating disorder? Disordered eating is more than simply being a “picky eater” or nervous about weight gain. 
  • Introduction To Depressive Disorders

    According to the World Health Organization, in 2017, over 300 million people have been affected by depression around the world. Furthermore, approximately 50% of those diagnosed with depression are diagnosed with an anxiety disorder as well.
  • An Introduction to Anxiety Disorders

    Did you know that anxiety disorders are the most common mental illness in the United States? In fact, anxiety disorders affect over 40 million adults in the United States each year.