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[OPINION] A psychiatrist's view: Common misconceptions about mental health

Oct 22, 2018 - 5:50 PM

Having a mental illness does not indicate a weakness of character or that someone is broken. It is an illness that requires medical attention.

National hotline for mental health assistance now open

Sep 13, 2016 - 5:20 PM

Every single suicide is still a tragedy The message we want to pass on is first of all having suicidal thoughts is nothing to be ashamed of says WHO Representative in the Philippines Gundo Weiler

DOH to create hotline for mental health assistance

Jul 11, 2016 - 7:47 PM

HOPELINE Project a 24 7 crisis support hotline for depression and suicide prevention aims to connect people experiencing deep emotional crisis to counselors and psychologists who can provide mental health first aid

WHO: Mental health problems emerging in Yolanda-hit areas

May 10, 2014 - 1:37 PM

Common mental health problems after disasters include post traumatic stress disorder depression and anxiety They manifest 3 6 months after a disaster

[Two Pronged] Sex, addiction, therapy

Aug 17, 2013 - 1:57 PM

What is the solution to our letter sender s problem?

WANTED: UNDERSTANDING AND SUPPORT. Our letter sender wants to win his girlfriend back, and to overcome his addiction to sex

[Two Pronged] Sex Addict Part 2

Aug 10, 2013 - 2:02 PM

Therapy is worth it even if results may take a while But interaction with support groups can get complicated

URGE. Support groups are only one way to deal with sex addiction