Tag Archives: Asperger’s

Mental Illness Awareness Week

Mental Illness Awareness Week: Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental health condition. During the first full week of October, NAMI and participants across the country are bringing awareness to mental illness. Each year we … Continue reading

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THE DSM-5 Made Easy To Understand

WHAT IS THE DSM-5? It’s often referred to as the psychiatrist’s bible. DSM stands for Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. It covers all mental health disorders for both children and adults. It lists known causes of these disorders, … Continue reading

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Is Enough Being Done to Prevent Situations like the Shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary?

First,my thoughts and prayers are with the families of all the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting.  I can’t imagine what they are going through. However, I am sure, one question that they are most likely asking is … Continue reading

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