Your Instagram posts can reveal a lot about you. They can tell the world about your favorite foods, fashion trends, inspirations and vacation experiences. But new research is revealing that the photos you post on social media can also give clues as to whether you're experiencing mental health issues. Lead researcher Andrew Reece, a Harvard… Continue reading What Does Your Social Media Say About Your Mental Health?
Finding Hope in Grief
If you're experiencing a period of mourning or grief, hope can be hard to find in the midst of suffering. When we lose loved ones, it's easy to become worried that we won't recognize them when we reach Heaven. Or maybe you’re afraid that Heaven will be boring. But Heaven is not boring. It’s not… Continue reading Finding Hope in Grief
Why you probably know someone suffering from depression – but don’t realize it.
Depression has often been called the "invisible" illness. Because symptoms of depression can be difficult to see physically, it's a tough illness to explain. But even though it may sometimes hide from public view, depression is not rare, unfortunately. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, 350 million people in today's world suffer from depression… Continue reading Why you probably know someone suffering from depression – but don’t realize it.
Living Stigma Free
If you know someone who suffers from a mental illness, or experience a mental illness yourself, than you're not alone. Research shows that almost 43 million people in the United States experience a mental illness - that means that about 1 in 5 people that you know and love experience some form of mental illness. But… Continue reading Living Stigma Free