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Teen Mental Health Care Lacking in Southern Utah - and most likely - Your Hometown as Well

Editor’s Note: The following article is a case study pertaining to the lack of mental health opportunities in Southern Utah’s largest city, St. George. The following Article describes a lacking mental health assistance that reflects a much more substantial issue that permeates throughout, not only the state of Utah but the entirety of the nation as well. After reading this article, do your own research on your local area. ...

Another Brick in the Wall

Another Brick in the Wall The metaphorical “wall” Pink Floyd sang about in the late seventies to worldwide acclaim, in their hit song entitled “Another Brick in the Wall,” lamented the abandonment and isolation many students suffer just by being in school.                           &...

Do Schools Have a Hand in Causing Mental Illness in Teenagers?

About the Author: It's always a beautiful day in TherapyInsider.com's Mr. Jeff Rogers' neighborhood.  After 3-plus decades working with troubled children in both public and private schools, it's time to start sharing what I've learned, and what I've told folks they should do.  You be the judge.  See for yourself.  There's a lot to be said for trying stuff out in the cauldron of the day-in and day-out practice. D...

Rapper Logic is the New Public Torch Bearer for Mental Illness

Roughly 42.5 million people suffer from mental illness in America. As if that weren’t tragic enough, these suffering men, women, and children are largely dismissed as weak for having a serious illness that happens to be invisible to the naked eye and virtually unacknowledged by their own government. Nevertheless, to say that mental health is an epidemic issue of national concern would be a gross understatement. After all, Real ...

Ashton Kutcher : Actor. Father. Entrepreneur. American Hero.

// While much of Hollywood’s A-list celebrities are quick to use their fame as a platform to voice their complaints about political and social injustices, even the most vocal within the entertainment industry rarely choose to turn their passionate words into action. Ashton Kutcher: A Courageous Champion from the Hills of Fake Heroes  The “all-talk/no-action” approach that many within the entertainment ...

Study Suggests Darth Vader Suffers From Borderline Personality Disorder

Darth Vader- The Sith Lord With Borderline Personality Disorder?  There are tens of millions of Star Wars fans throughout the world. In fact, statistically speaking - not to mention, the fact you are reading an article about Darth Vader's possible personality disorder diagnosis - you are probably among the fan-faithful of the 'Galaxy Far Far Away...' By that logic, it's also fair to assume that anyone reading this would likely agr...

Family and Friends | Worth More Than Money Can Buy

Are You Financially Broke, But Loved By Friends and Family? Good News! You Can Afford Happiness While the lyrics of Notorious B.I.G. "Mo' money mo' problems" may seem absurd to us 'poor folk,' a new study may now give credence to the late, great, hip-hop icon's disavowment of the Almighty Dollar. Well, at the very least, this study - according to to the researchers at London School of Economics (LSE) who conducted it - proves that (co...

Why It's Important to Read Between The Lines When it Comes to Teenage Depression

Coming into the 21st century, America has made tremendous progress regarding its treatment, appreciation, and understanding of mental health and mental illness. Nevertheless, the "land of the free" still has quite a ways to go regarding its cultural understanding and, furthermore, its treatment of the millions who bravely admit to suffering from a psychological illness. This is especially true when referring to America's tendency of sti...

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