A short, sharp look into the 10 personality disorders.
Beyond worry: How psychologists help with anxiety disorders
Anxiety disorders can severely impair a person's ability to function at work, school and in social situations and can interfere with a person's relationships. There are effective treatments for anxiety.
What Bipolar Disorder Really Feels Like
About 2.6 percent of American adults -- nearly 6 million people -- have
Raising awareness of the myths of autism spectrum disorder
For National Autism Awareness Month, we take a look at some of the most common misconceptions surrounding autism spectrum disorder.
These Photos Nail What It Feels Like To Have An Anxiety Disorder
It can be difficult to verbalize what it's like to experience mental illness, so photographer Katie Crawford decided to show people instead of tell them....
How schools are using ‘mindful eating’ to help prevent eating disorders
Mindful eating invites participants to "pay attention" to the food in front of them and engage their five senses before consuming a single morsel.
Demi Lovato Isn't Ashamed Of Her Bipolar Disorder—7 Things You Should Know About The Condition
How to manage the highs and lows that Is bipolar disorder
According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) an estimated 2.8 percent of adults in United States experience symptoms of bipolar disorder.
9 Ways To Cope With Seasonal Affective Disorder
How pro-anorexia websites affect the psychology of eating disorders
It can be impossible to distinguish between sites that are refuges from the ravages of anorexia and those that are bastions of recruitment for it.
SAD? 5 proven ways to deal with seasonal affective disorder
As many as one in six people suffer from seasonal affective disorder, or SAD — a form of depression that seems to start in the fall.
4 Surprising Signs of Bipolar Disorder
A new study finds that bipolar disorder is highly undertreated. From spending sprees to increased sex drive, learn some less-well known signs of mania in bipolar disorder.
This Is What It's Like To Be A Man With An Eating Disorder
An estimated 24 million people in the U.S. have eating disorders, and they aren’t all women and girls.
How A Sleep Disorder Might Point To A Forgotten Future
Acting out dreams in your sleep may put you at risk for developing dementia later in life, researchers say. The behavior appears to portend Lewy body dementia, the second-most common form of dementia among older people.
5 Common Myths About Auditory Processing Disorder
Myths about auditory processing disorder persist, despite advances in APD research. Here are five common misconceptions and the truth about each.
Why Is It So Hard to Treat Eating Disorders?
Anorexia alone kills more people than any other mental illness does.
Why Dyslexia Is More Than a Reading Disorder
Brain changes that affect more than language and reading may be behind dyslexia, new research reveals
Why Sleep Disorders May Precede Parkinson's and Alzheimer's
When the body’s biological clock goes awry, insomnia and related disruptions may be an early sign of pending cognitive decline