Therapy And Wellness News

Panic Attacks And Night Terrors: The Mental Health Toll Of Coronavirus
March was supposed to be a time of relief for Karin Barbee. The 47-year-old English professor hoped her divorce would be finalized, her house would be on the market and that she d be finding somewhere new to live in Adrian, Michigan, with her two kids, 13 and 9. Instead, since the coronavirus outbreak has reshaped her life over the past few weeks, she regularly wakes up in the middle of the night ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Mar 23
The Coronavirus Is Making Mental Health In ICE Detention Even Worse
On Wednesday, a 27-year-old Honduran man reportedly killed himself while jailed at Karnes County Residential Center, an immigrant detention center in Texas. It is not clear that the man s death was related to the coronavirus. But unless the Trump administration releases people from immigrant detention during the pandemic, activists and legal groups warn, the nearly 40,000 immigrants in government ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Mar 23
Post Malone Reveals Relatable Reason He Has So Many Face Tattoos
Singer Post Malone called himself an ugly-ass motherf ker in an interview with GQ published Monday and suggested he got his facial ink to help his self-esteem. It does maybe come from a place of insecurity, to where I don t like how I look, so I m going to put something cool on there so I can look at myself and say, You look cool, kid, and have a modicum of self-confidence when it comes to my appe ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Mar 16
I Am A 29-Year-Old Who Dreads Going Outside. Here's How Agoraphobia Affects Me.
About six years ago, the quality of my life significantly diminished. Leaving my home my safe zone unfailingly caused a panic attack a feeling of suffocation, heart palpitations, palms sweating profusely, and a bleak sense of foreboding. I am a 29-year-old woman with a 9-year-old child who fears venturing into the outside world, where the sun shines and the cool breeze caresses my cheeks. I have s ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Feb 24
It's Not Getting Better for Queer Kids
Despite decades of progress on cultural visibility and political rights, queer youth are still killing themselves at alarming rates. According to a study by The Trevor Project, an LGBTQ suicide prevention organization, lesbian, gay and bisexual young adults are over four times more likely to report planning or attempting suicide in the past year. Nearly 50 of LGB high school students have consider ...
Huffington Post - Tue. Feb 18
Billie Eilish On Mental Health: 'I Didn't Think I Would Make It To 17'
With six nominations, Billie Eilish looks poised to win big at the 2020 Grammy Awards on Sunday. Critical acclaim and the stardom that followed, however, haven t diminished her longstanding mental health concerns. In a new interview with CBS s Gayle King , the singer-songwriter revealed she spent months leading up to the release of her hit album, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go navigating ...
Huffington Post - Fri. Jan 31
I’ve Had A Panic Disorder Since I Was 7. Here's What I Want You To Know.
I don t seem anxious. I m an adrenaline junky, I ve traveled to over 80 countries by myself, and I m very go-with-the-flow. But like many mental illnesses, anxiety can be invisible. There were no near-death experiences in my childhood no trauma or hardships that would naturally manifest as an anxiety disorder in a little kid. In fact, I look back on my childhood and I can t think of anything I wou ...
Huffington Post - Fri. Jan 31
Pete Davidson Hints On 'SNL' He's Off To Another Stint In Rehab
Pete Davidson hasn t been in many Saturday Night Live sketches lately, and now we might know why. He indicated on Weekend Update that he could be heading to rehab again. Asked by Update co-host Colin Jost what he was doing for the holidays, Davidson said he was going on a little vacation, but essentially described rehab. You know, the kind of vacation where, like, insurance pays for some of it, an ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
It’s None Of My Business If Homeless People Use The Money I Give Them For Dr...
Because it s the holiday season, a lot of people are sharing online about giving . Recently on Facebook , one particular post kept showing up in my feed. In the photo, a woman is hugging a homeless person she had just bought a meal for. The lengthy post speaks of compassion and kindness, of caring for others, of treating homeless folks with humanity. But the post ends with this Not all of them are ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
Bill Konigsberg Aims To Spark Dialogue About Mental Health With Young Adult No...
In the 12 years since the release of his debut novel, Out of the Pocket , Bill Konigsberg has proven himself a virtuoso of crafting LGBTQ-inclusive narratives for young readers. For his latest book, however, the author said he aimed to encourage his audience to come out of the closet with regard to another complex and deeply personal subject. HuffPost got an exclusive first look at the cover art f ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
Jessie J Slams Blog For Channing Tatum Remarks: 'Lying Isn’t Journalism'
Jessie J is not happy with an entertainment blog that claimed the singer s recent Instagram post about mental health-related to her split from onetime beau Channing Tatum . Earlier this week, Jessie J shared emotional words about time, loneliness, and taking care of yourself. Keith Mayhew SOPA Images via Getty Images Jessie J had a few words for media sites that leap to conclusions. YOU ARE LOVED. ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
Soldiers Aren't The Only Ones Who Get PTSD. Here's How It's Affected My Life.
The other day, I had a flashback looking at a pair of pajamas. They were faded blue, with stripes, and they looked pretty much exactly like the ones my father used to wear. Thirty seconds earlier, everything was fine, but seeing those pajamas catapulted me right back to being 12 years old, and spotting their distinctive fabric through a tiny gap in my bedroom door as my father walked to the bathro ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Jan 13
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557