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Suicide

2020-06-04T17:37:42-05:00

Suicide Prevention: Warning Signs and Keys to Prevention American Behavioral Clinics is focused on the prevention of suicide. We use techniques to help individuals who are fighting against suicidal urges. We offer help to adults and adolescents. Preventing Suicide Warning signs aren't always obvious. Often it is trying to keep your suicidal thoughts and feelings [...]

Suicide2020-06-04T17:37:42-05:00

Seasonal Affective Disorder Can Strike in Summer

2020-03-16T21:24:53-05:00

Summer Affecting Your Mental Health? If you find yourself struggling with your mental health in the summer, you’re not alone. Many people know about seasonal affective disorder (SAD), associating it mostly with an increase of depressive symptoms in the winter. People who suffer from SAD in the winter may sleep more (hypersomnia), withdraw socially, overeat, [...]

Seasonal Affective Disorder Can Strike in Summer2020-03-16T21:24:53-05:00

Back to School Prep for Children with ADHD

2020-06-25T17:51:34-05:00

Back to School Prep for ADHD Children The back to school season can be a hectic, stressful time for any family with children. For families with ADHD children, there is a lot more anxiety added. During the summer months, many parents choose to give children time away from medication therapy, often only maintaining behavioral health [...]

Back to School Prep for Children with ADHD2020-06-25T17:51:34-05:00

Stress, Depression and the Holidays: How to Make the Season Brighter

2020-03-16T21:24:12-05:00

  The holidays are ideal for spending time with family and friends and are seen as a joyous time of year. However, anxiety and depression are also especially common during the holidays, since planning trips, buying gifts and hosting get-togethers can be significantly stressful. Here are some ways to keep your mental health intact as [...]

Stress, Depression and the Holidays: How to Make the Season Brighter2020-03-16T21:24:12-05:00

Why See a Psychiatrist to Treat Depression Rather than a Family Doctor?

2021-10-21T17:44:17-05:00

When a patient suspects he or she may have clinical depression and require treatment, a common first step is to see the family doctor. After all, mental health is a very personal subject, and most people don't want to receive depression treatment from a complete stranger! Another common issue is that patients associate the word [...]

Why See a Psychiatrist to Treat Depression Rather than a Family Doctor?2021-10-21T17:44:17-05:00

International Day of Happiness!

2020-03-16T21:23:21-05:00

On March 20th, 2020 We Celebrate the International Day of Happiness! #InternationalDayofHappiness The International Day of Happiness is a global campaign coordinated by Action for Happiness, which is a non-profit organization that operates in 180 countries around the world and is supported by partnering with like-minded organizations that wish to work together to create a [...]

International Day of Happiness!2020-03-16T21:23:21-05:00

10 Ways to Take Care Of Your Mental Health During the COVID-19 Outbreak

2021-10-21T17:38:22-05:00

Over the last few weeks, it seems like no matter where you turn, the coronavirus is the center of the conversation. School closures, work changes, event cancellations, and less socialization can take a toll on your mental health. From anxiety about the disease to feelings of uncertainty, your mind may be going into overdrive. We [...]

10 Ways to Take Care Of Your Mental Health During the COVID-19 Outbreak2021-10-21T17:38:22-05:00
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