Some Canadians fear mental health groups are reinforcing stigma by erasing ‘schizophrenia’ from their names

Lesley McCuaig remembers how angry she was when she was first diagnosed with schizophrenia in 2016. “I think it was coming from a bit of fear, fear of the unknown,” she said The Current. McCuaig previously sought help for depression, anxiety and substance use disorder prior to her diagnosis. But when her schizophrenia diagnosis came … Read more

Why mental health professionals hate Insta-Therapy

A few months ago, Shaifila Ladhani, a Delhi-based psychotherapist, was questioned by her client, who told her that her suggestion of creating grounding strategies (techniques to manage traumatic, distressing emotions) together was the “worst possible solution”. asked the client why she thought so, she realized that a therapist on Instagram had dissed these techniques on … Read more

Meghan Markle’s secret weapon for battling anxiety revealed

May 09, 2022 – 11:49 BST Melanie Macleod The Duchess of Sussex reportedly loves acupuncture treatments, known to ease stress and anxiety As a native Californian, it’s no surprise Meghan Markle turns to wellness practices to support her mental health. One treatment that the Duchess of Sussex reportedly turns to again and again is acupuncture. … Read more

Ultra-long-haul flights: Your body and mental health | Science | In-depth reporting on science and technology | DW

For many people, the idea of ​​getting on a 13-hour flight is bad enough. But some airlines are now gearing up for non-stop flights of 20 hours or more – known as ultra-long-haul flights. Qantas has ordered plans that will allow the Australian airline to offer non-stop flights from Sydney and Melbourne to New York … Read more