7 Types of Drugs and What Personalities They Attract, According to Science

By | 2018-03-01T20:32:33+00:00 March 1st, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Do different kinds of personality attract certain types of drugs, or do people that become addicted simply have an addictive personality? Will someone who is addicted to cocaine, for instance, be as likely to become addicted to alcohol? Or is it our personalities that dictate what types of drugs we are most likely to take? [...]

4 Types of Mental Illness That Can Be Predicted in Childhood

By | 2018-02-26T21:20:41+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Is it possible to predict certain types of mental illness in adults from childhood behaviour? Are there signs in childhood that can indicate what types of mental illness an adult will be predisposed to? Experts think there are. So what types of mental illness are we talking about? 1. Depression Depression in adults has been [...]

7 Ways Therapy Dogs for Depression Can Help You Deal with the Illness

By | 2018-01-29T16:30:16+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

Did you know that there are therapy dogs for depression and anxiety that can make it easier for you to deal with the symptoms of these disorders? Various studies have concluded that people with mental health problems, like depression and anxiety, are at an increased risk of developing chronic medical conditions. On average, Americans with [...]

Teen Depression: How to Recognize That Your Teenager Is Suffering and How to Help Them

By | 2018-01-17T14:18:17+00:00 January 17th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Teen depression can affect any teenager from any background and should not be confused with normal stroppy teenager behaviour. It is far more serious and can sometimes have fatal consequences. Because of this, it is vital that the signs of teen depression are picked up quickly. But why are teenagers so vulnerable to depression? Why [...]

How to Cope with Seasonal Depression with These 9 Tips

By | 2018-01-10T21:23:29+00:00 January 10th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

If you suffer from seasonal depression, making it through the winter months can be difficult. However, there are some effective solutions you can use to cope with the disorder. Do you find yourself getting depressed and moody as the winter begins to take hold? You may think it’s just the fact that the days are [...]

8 Feeling Sad Quotes to Help You Find Strength in Hard Times

By | 2017-12-27T14:39:17+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

You probably never thought those feeling sad quotes would actually have the ability to make you feel better. Surprisingly, like dark music, they help quite a bit! Have you noticed how your mind gravitates toward melancholic music when you’re sad? It’s strange, isn’t it? Well, the same thing happens with feeling sad quotes and other [...]

8 Ways Psychological Trauma Affects You (and How to Deal with It)

By | 2017-12-14T19:58:26+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are so many forms of psychological trauma, and each one has its own damages. Have you endured trauma? Let’s learn how to deal with it. From as far back as I can remember, there were “bad things". When I was 18 years old, my long list of psychological trauma made my therapist cringe. She [...]

10 Depression Quotes That Truly Explain the Illness

By | 2017-12-08T15:32:01+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , |

Depression quotes explain mental illness sometimes better than anything else. After all, we need a voice in order to heal. For those who live with depression, making others understand seems impossible, doesn’t it? I know it seems pretty daunting to me. I was diagnosed with severe depression, along with a few other mental illnesses, when [...]