Advertisement

Forum: Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychotherapy, and Health

Sub-Forums   Last Post

  1. General discussions about psychology, psychiatry, mental illness, and mental health issues.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 1,311
    • Posts: 6,619
    1. Theory, research, and therapy about the positive psychology and the science of happiness

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 419
      • Posts: 2,847
  2. Discussions about therapists, theorists, and types of therapy or approaches to therapy, and mandated or court-ordered preventative treatment.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 1,074
    • Posts: 7,489
    1. Carl Rogers and Client-Centered Therapy

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 15
      • Posts: 75
    2. Information and resources about cognitive behavior therapy or CBT as an approach to or component of therapy and as a self-help coping strategy. Includes Rational Emotive Therapy (RET). See also Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 97
      • Posts: 486
    3. Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7
      • Posts: 23
    4. Information and resources about Dialectical Behavior Therapy or DBT as an approach to or component of therapy and as a self-help coping strategy. See also Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT).

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 38
      • Posts: 92
    5. Relaxation strategies including deep breathing and abdominal breathing. Mindfulness, meditation, living in the present, living in the now, and the Beginner's Mind. Buddhism and Psychotherapy.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 115
      • Posts: 379
  3. Medical conditions and health issues with implications for mental health and well-being.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 941
    • Posts: 3,135
    1. Physical and psychological correlates of diagnosis and treatment of cancers.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 57
      • Posts: 115
    2. Causes, treatments, and symptom management in Fibromyalgia (FMS) and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS).

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 82
      • Posts: 215
    3. What causes migraine and other headaches and what treatments are available to manage them.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 109
      • Posts: 428
    4. Links between hormones and physical and emotional health in males and females, including menarche, PMS, menopause, post-partum depression, and other conditions.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 84
      • Posts: 350
    5. Warnings and advisories issued by Health Canada, the US FDA, and similar organizations for food, health products, and over the counter drugs.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 141
      • Posts: 244
  4. Access to medical and mental health care. Applying for or appealing government or private insurance disability plans: What you need, how long it will take, what you should and should not do.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 165
    • Posts: 900
  5. Coping with workplace stress, depression, or harassment. Stress and depression in students: coping with school and campus life. Burnout and stress leave. Short-term sick leave or long-term disability, and returning to work after being on leave.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 235
    • Posts: 946
  6. Public attitudes toward mental illness. Myths about mental illness. The problem of stigma and the stigmatization of mental illness sufferers.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 657
    • Posts: 2,207
    1. Coping with mental illness or medical issues in yourself or someone close to you, or just coping with life: What strategies have you found that work for you?

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 160
      • Posts: 663
    2. Stories of people who have struggled with and overcome adversity, including mental illness or mental health issues - extraordinary acts or accomplishments of ordinary people. Has someone - a public figure or someone you know personally - inspired you in triumphing over the challenges of life?

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 108
      • Posts: 241
    3. The anti-science and anti-medicine movements and the apparent willingness or preference to believe utter nonsense.

      Forum Actions:

      Forum Statistics:

      • Threads: 7
      • Posts: 8
  7. Recommended books, articles, exercises, and other resources to help you explore feelings, thoughts, relationships, and self-concept.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 141
    • Posts: 453
    1. Resources for Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) self-help: emotional monitoring, identifying distorted thinking, and cognitive restructuring.

  8. Announcements about research projects that may be of interest to PsychLinks Forum members. Note: All posts here are reviewed and moderated by Psychlinks staff. Thus, new posts are not visible until after they have been approved. Do not resubmit your post. Notices about research projects submitted anywhere else but here will be deleted.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 202
    • Posts: 374