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Stress vs. Anxiety Disorders

Coping with everyday worries is part of life, at times annoying and distracting, but something millions contend with as they move through the rhythm of work, family and activity. Stress and worry can be positive when they help motivate us to achieve goals, meet deadlines, and prepare for future events.  However, when the stress response […]

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Cyclothymia or Bipolar 3 Disorder

            Cyclothymia, also known as Bipolar disorder type 3, is a mood disorder, and a relative of the widely recognized bipolar disorder.   It’s often misunderstood or misdiagnosed as clinical depression and not readily distinguished from Bipolar 1 and 2.  Cyclothymia causes disruptive, involuntary mood swings as in bipolar 1 and […]

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Illuminating Depression: A Tale of Suffering and Redemption

“Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.”  –Helen Keller Depression is an illness that frequently defies language.  The nature of depression is so individualized and cryptic that efforts to depict it can feel like trying to catch an echo. In William Styron’s “Visible Darkness: A Memoir […]

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Jack Frost & Clinical Depression: Understanding Seasonal Affective Disorder

“Every winter, When the great sun has turned his face away, The earth goes down into a vale of grief, And fasts, and weeps, and shrouds herself in sables…” -Charles Kingsley (1819-1875), Saint’s Tragedy (act III, sc. 1) It’s mid January, the holiday buzz is over and the cold gray days of winter have crept […]

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