About Mental Health Disorders

Attention Deficit Disorder

Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder is a condition characterized by inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity.

Depression

When a person has depression, sadness interferes with daily life and normal functioning.

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-compulsive disorder is a common, chronic, and long-lasting disorder in which a person has uncontrollable, reoccurring thoughts and/or behaviors.

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a chronic and severe mental disorder in which a person appears to have lost touch with reality.

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a mental illness that causes dramatic shifts in a person’s mood, energy and ability to think clearly. People with bipolar experience high and low moods known as mania and depression.

Eating Disorders

Eating disorders are serious and often fatal illnesses that are associated with severe disturbances in people’s thoughts and emotions.

Panic Disorder

Sudden attacks of anxiety that last for several minutes and occur at unpredictable times is a type of anxiety disorder called panic disorder.

Self Harm

Self-harm isn’t the same as attempting suicide. However, it is a symptom of emotional pain that should be taken seriously.

Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline Personality Disorder is a condition characterized by difficulties in regulating emotion.

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

People with generalized anxiety disorder feel extremely worried about situations that occur in the normal course of life, even when there is no reason to worry about them.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Post-traumatic stress disorder is a disorder that develops in some people who have experienced a shocking, scary, or dangerous event.

Social Anxiety

Social anxiety disorder is an intense, persistent fear of being watched, humiliated, judged and/or rejected.