Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder that typically has its onset in the late teens to early twenties. While bipolar disorder is far less common than depression in adolescents, it can be extremely impairing and is associated with a high risk of suicide. Join us in raising awareness about the signs and symptoms of bipolar disorder in teenagers and young adults, and the importance of early intervention and treatment.
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March 17, 2020 at 1:37 p.m. CDT By Joel Achenbach The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/mental-health-experts-offer-counsel-on-staying-calm-during-coronavirus-pandemic/2020/03/17/a1a22af6-6701-11ea-b313-df458622c2cc_story.html
The coronavirus pandemic is becoming a brutal psychological test. This is a dreadful moment with a potentially deadly pathogen on the loose. This public health crisis can take a mental toll on people, especially those struggling with anxiety, depression and other conditions.
One common emotion that might not be immediately obvious: grief.
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — As post-traumatic stress disorder continues to affect thousands of military men and women, one area Jiu Jitsu instructor is working to help heal local veterans.
Owner and instructor of OZ: the Gorilla Village Gym, Hershel Shoats, is doing what he can to give back to those who have given so much. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is more than just combative martial arts for Navy veteran and former bodybuilder Hershel Shoats, it is an outlet for the brown belt.Read More
Students who have visited the library recently may have noticed a small tent set up near the microfilm cabinets during midterms week. The Student Counseling Center has teamed up with the Bell Library to open up a smaller version of the relaxation center that the Student Counseling Center has in their building.
“The Counseling Center actually does have a relaxation center already in place,” said Patricia Hernandez, the Student Success Librarian, “so this is kind of an effort to partner with Read More