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Psychological Symptoms As A Sign Of Health

Dave: I have mentioned one of my fundamental assumptions more than once: Everything we consider psychopathology is grounded in interpersonal experience, until proven otherwise. In my work as a Family Systems Psychiatrist this is the mindset I start with in all clinical situations. 632 more words

Psychotherapy

Chemical Imbalance

There are so many ideas in my head and I know that there is a way to make them beautiful.
There are so many theories in my head about who I am, 591 more words

Poetry

Can A Christian Be Depressed?

As a Christian, whose goal is to spread joy, I am sad when I can’t feel joy myself.

Satan is quick to move in and say, “Well, there you go, hot shot, you can serve it up, but you can’t taste it. 1,103 more words

Imbalanced

The universal model for depression is that it a chemical imbalance in the brain. I have serious reservations about the value of that model.

The core problem with the idea is that it is disempowering. 272 more words

Thoughts

Just a chemical imbalance

So I do my research on my illness. Knowing my triggers doesn’t stop you from reacting to what you can not control. Telling yourself the paranoia and horrible thoughts aren’t real doesn’t make the feeling go away. 280 more words

Mental Health

Can a Neurotransmitter imbalance be causing your mood problems?

Neurotransmitters are powerful chemicals that regulate numerous physical and emotional processes such as cognitive and mental performance, emotional states and pain response. Virtually all functions in life are controlled by neurotransmitters. 1,094 more words

Depression