Online Therapy for Children

The COVID-19 pandemic has had devastating effects on the lives of children. For instance, it has severely affected the physical health of many children. One impact that many parents tend to assume is mental health. Today, mental health needs among children are on the...

How to Cope Without Your Therapist During Lockdown

There could be several reasons why people haven’t been able to see their therapist during a global pandemic. They could have lost healthcare because they lost their job. They could no longer afford their therapist because their work was decreased. They could...
Coping with OCD During a Pandemic

Coping with OCD During a Pandemic

In times of uncertainty and panic, it can bring out the worst of our mental health, especially when the world is gripped by a pandemic. Many people make the mistake in believing that individuals who have an obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) are better at dealing...
Mental Health in Conflict Situations

Mental Health in Conflict Situations

Mental disorders are on the rise in the world on the whole, but according to World Health Organization (WHO) estimates, about one person in five living in a conflict situation is affected by some form of mental disorder. The afflicting disorders can range from mild...
Binge Eating – The Other Eating Disorder

Binge Eating – The Other Eating Disorder

Eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia have serious health implications if left untreated, but one eating disorder is rarely discussed as being a serious illness: binge-eating. Binge-eating disorder (BED) is becoming commonplace in the United States, even...