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Time to change the language we use about mental health

Time to change the language we use about mental health | Mental Health | Scoop.it
“Gary Nunn: The world has moved on since the days of 'Bonkers Bruno' headlines, but we still need to mind our language (RT @flexewebs: @ActressTippi talks about bipolar II and related language used in media.”
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Benefit test firm under attack by Scots minister | Herald Scotland

Benefit test firm under attack by Scots minister | Herald Scotland | Mental Health | Scoop.it
RT @DisRightsUK: Scottish minister publicly accuses Atos of causing undue stress and hardship. http://t.co/zs0h1Rljp2
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Big White Wall | Health Apps Library

Big White Wall | Health Apps Library | Mental Health | Scoop.it
Big White Wall award-winning online mental wellbeing service now featured on #NHS Health Apps Library #MentalHealth http://t.co/GViiCmBceN
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Twitter / AgainstSuicide: You can beat self harm. I know ...

Twitter / AgainstSuicide: You can beat self harm. I know ... | Mental Health | Scoop.it
You can beat self harm. I know you can. You're a fighter. http://t.co/QZomxhzyOR
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Black acceptance of mental-health treatment rises : Stltoday

Black acceptance of mental-health treatment rises   : Stltoday | Mental Health | Scoop.it
When Jinneh Dyson was 17 and a doctor prescribed medication to treat depression that had plagued her since the death of her mother three years earlier, her friends and family persuaded her not to take it.
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Marilyne Kubath's curator insight, July 22, 2013 8:25 AM

What an awful shame. I could never wish that pain on anyone.

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How Stress Can Calm Anxiety | Better After 50

How Stress Can Calm Anxiety | Better After 50 | Mental Health | Scoop.it
While it seems paradoxical that someone feeling stressed out might find going for a strenuous run to be quite calming, researchers have discovered that not...
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The Mental Health Benefits Of Recalling Better Days

The Mental Health Benefits Of Recalling Better Days | Mental Health | Scoop.it
Thinking about the good old days can serve as an emotional pick-me-up when times are tough.
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State Appeals Ruling In Favor of Idaho Mental Health Provider ...

State Appeals Ruling In Favor of Idaho Mental Health Provider ... | Mental Health | Scoop.it
The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare still wants the license pulled from an Eastern Idaho mental health provider, accused of bilking the state in...
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Free eBook: Understanding Self-Harm and Cutting

Free eBook: Understanding Self-Harm and Cutting | Mental Health | Scoop.it
“People who self-harm have an increased risk of suicide. Our free eBook includes types, signs, risks of cutting and self-harm along with how to find help. (Are you struggling with self-harm issues?”
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Photos Reveal What It's Like to Have Anxiety Issues

Photos Reveal What It's Like to Have Anxiety Issues | Mental Health | Scoop.it
Photographer John William Keedy explores themes of anxiety and varied neuroses in his series titled It's Hardly Noticeable. Examining his own struggles with a… (These pictures of what it's like to live with an anxiety disorder are really powerful.
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Essex Libraries launches new initiative to help those suffering from mental health conditions

Essex Libraries launches new initiative to help those suffering from mental health conditions | Mental Health | Scoop.it
ESSEX Libraries is taking part in a new scheme which will use reading to help the 6 million people in England with conditions such as depression and anxiety.
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and so it continues......

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VIDEO: Learn the top ten myths about mental illness:

VIDEO: Learn the top ten myths about mental illness: | Mental Health | Scoop.it
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uovi569y4gw Joseph Rochford, PhD, Director of Academic Affairs of the Research Centre, at the Douglas Institute, talks about the most recurrent preconceived ideas abo...
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Anxiety from service-users as Atos appears in mental health units

Anxiety from service-users as Atos appears in mental health units | Mental Health | Scoop.it

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Marilyne Kubath's curator insight, July 13, 2013 6:20 PM

I wonder if Atos has any disabled staff

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Uncomfortable photographs examine what it's like to deal with anxiety

Uncomfortable photographs examine what it's like to deal with anxiety | Mental Health | Scoop.it
Nine years ago, John William Keedy was diagnosed with an anxiety disorder. His photo series It's Hardly Noticeable examines the feelings of discomfort a character with an anxiety-based mental illness experiences and his ...
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Why do females respond better to stress? Estrogen in the brain - University at Buffalo Reporter

Why do females respond better to stress? Estrogen in the brain - University at Buffalo Reporter | Mental Health | Scoop.it
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Why do females respond better to stress?
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