All in Your Head? [Depression]

Depression is a Mental Disorder, not a Disease There are plausible arguments for the non-existence of mental illness. But there are still people who declare themselves to have a mental illness. After all, being sick mentally has no physical symptoms; it’s not like a kidney stone or an inflamed appendix. One can only hope itContinue reading “All in Your Head? [Depression]”

When Anxiety Becomes An Issue

“ Can all your worries add a single moment to your life?” Matthew 6:27, NLT “And who of you by worrying and being anxious can add one unit of measure (cubit) to his stature or to the span of his life?” Matthew 6:27, AMP Anxiety can be described as “misplaced concern.”  Many are over-wrought and disturbedContinue reading “When Anxiety Becomes An Issue”

The Corrosiveness of Social Anxiety

“In any social situation, I felt fear. I would be anxious before I even left the house, and it would escalate as I got closer to a college class, a party, or whatever. I would feel sick in my stomach-it almost felt like I had the flu. My heart would pound, my palms would getContinue reading “The Corrosiveness of Social Anxiety”

Mental Illness Week

Mental illness is a serious medical condition that often disrupts a person’s thinking, feeling, ability to relate to others and daily functioning. Mental illness affects an estimated one in four American families and can have a profound effect on the individual, their family and the community. Many people affected by mental illness do not know whereContinue reading “Mental Illness Week”