“My Daily Cocktail” (Live at AWP 2018) – A Mental Health Awareness Spoken Word Poem

“My Daily Cocktail” (Live at AWP 2018) – A Mental Health Awareness Spoken Word Poem

If you have seen the show, this is commonly referred to as “My Medication Piece.” It’s actual title is “My Daily Cocktail.” It can also be found on my book, which can be found on my website. So again, “My Daily Cocktail.” Venlafaxine, Sertraline, a little Prazosin topped with Doxapine. This is the cocktail I …

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What OCD Is Like (for Me)

What OCD Is Like (for Me)

Gooooood Morning, Hank, it’s Tuesday. This video is about my mental health But I want to say here, at the outset, that I am not a psychologist and that, in general, I think we should listen to experts when it comes to mental health and also when it comes to other things. But I can …

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Tampa Bay area mental health counselor talks anxiety over Hurricane Irma

Tampa Bay area mental health counselor talks anxiety over Hurricane Irma

ONE SHIP NOT WORRIED THEY WOULD REACH THEIR DESTINATION. CARNIVAL DECIDED TO GO AHEAD WITH THE TRIP AS SCHEDULED. AS MANY MASSIVE STORM MOVES CLOSER TO OUR AREA, IRMA IS CREATING MAJOR ANXIETY FOR A LOT OF PEOPLE. WE HAVE JEN NOW ON ADVICE ON HOW TO COPE WITH ALL THIS CHAOS. IS THERE A …

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Mental Health & Therapy : What Is Bipolar Disorder?

Mental Health & Therapy : What Is Bipolar Disorder?

You’re having excessive mood swings and it feels like your emotions are on a roller coaster. Hi, I’m Virginia Intelisano a mental health counselor registered intern with the state of Florida and I’ m here to talk to you about what is bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder and is characteristic of both …

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What People Who Take Mental Health Medication Want You To Know

What People Who Take Mental Health Medication Want You To Know

– Yeah, I’ve taken medication for ADHD. Say something. (laughter) (inspirational music) – Yeah, talking about medication for anxiety or depression, there’s definitely a stigma. – I take medicine for my ADHD. – I was panicky and sad at the same time. – I can feel so weird even at my own doctor’s office. I’m …

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Social Security Disability and Mental Illness

Social Security Disability and Mental Illness

Today on North Carolina Law TV, David Daggett, Injury and Disability Lawyer from Daggett Shuler Law out of Winston, Salem talks to us about Social Security Disability and Mental Illness. The person with a mental disability or a psychological disability, many times they suffer in silence. They’re embarrassed, people don’t understand them. Take for example, …

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