deindividuation

The Dangers of Deindividuation

Deindividuation is an aspect of group-think. The people involved are focused on conformity with a line of thought; they end up making rash, problematic decisions that promote unity within the group but…

Is Anxiety a Mental Illness

Is Anxiety a Mental Illness?

An anxiety disorder is a constant fear of the future. According to Psychiatry.Org more than 25 million Americans suffer from an anxiety disorder. But where does this disorder stem from, and is…

Overcoming Addiction

Overcoming Addiction

Once an addiction is confronted and you have suffered up to your threshold of pain, you are now faced with the challenge to look the addiction in the face and overcome it…

Deal with Anxiety

How to Deal with Anxiety 101

Anxiety is a common disorder that many people deal with. Even though we all complain about experiencing anxiety it is way more serious than we possibly realize. Symptoms of anxiety can include…

Bipolar Facts

Bipolar Disorder: Just the Facts

Bipolar disorder, a serious mental disorder that affects about 4% of Americans, can cause extreme mood swings, abrupt changes in energy levels, and distorted decision making. It most commonly develops in the…

Common Depression Symptoms

The Most Common Symptoms of Depression

Depression affects more than 15 million American adults annually. An estimated 350 million people of all ages experience symptoms of depression and about 13 percent of Americans take antidepressants. Depression can be…