Happiness Experts Share Back to School Mental Health Tips

Happiness Experts Share Back to School Mental Health Tips

– In order to be happy you need to be successful. Well what if I told you you had it backwards. That being successful doesn’t lead to happiness, but rather happiness leads to success. You need a minute to process that? That’s fine, I’ll wait. Psychologist have scientifically proven that one of the greatest contributing …

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Mental Disorders as Brain Disorders: Thomas Insel at TEDxCaltech

Mental Disorders as Brain Disorders: Thomas Insel at TEDxCaltech

Translator: Reiko Bovee Reviewer: ANTONIO RODRÍGUEZ DE LA TORRE This is the first time I’ve ever followed Pinky the Mouse. (Laughter) If nothing else should tell you that science can be fun, science can be counter-intuitive, science can blow your mind, and what I’m going to do in the next few minutes is to tell …

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Does a mother’s mental health affect her fetus? (Part 2) — interview with Catherine Monk | VIEWPOINT

Does a mother’s mental health affect her fetus? (Part 2) — interview with Catherine Monk | VIEWPOINT

Katharine: Hey, everyone. This is part two of our discussion with Dr. Catherine Monk. It picks up right where we left off in part one. Welcome back. What should we think about this? I mean, if a child, a baby, a 2-year old, a 4-year old, a 10-year old has a more or less active …

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You Probably Don’t Have OCD, And This Is Why

You Probably Don’t Have OCD, And This Is Why

Hey there! Welcome to Life Noggin. Have you ever heard someone say, “I’m so clean, I’m OCD!”? You might think that having OCD just means being a neat freak… but actually, obsessive-compulsive disorder is a serious ailment that only affects about 2 percent of the population. People with OCD are plagued with unwanted thoughts, behaviors, …

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How stress affects your brain – Madhumita Murgia

How stress affects your brain – Madhumita Murgia

Are you sleeping restlessly, feeling irritable or moody, forgetting little things, and feeling overwhelmed and isolated? Don’t worry. We’ve all been there. You’re probably just stressed out. Stress isn’t always a bad thing. It can be handy for a burst of extra energy and focus, like when you’re playing a competitive sport, or have to …

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InBrief: Early Childhood Mental Health

What do we want for our children? What’s our goal? Our goal is to have productive citizens that are going to be part of thriving communities. So how do we get from here to there? As we grow up and as we move into becoming functioning members of society, our mental health is an important …

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How Cycling Can Boost Your Mental Health – GCN Does Science

How Cycling Can Boost Your Mental Health – GCN Does Science

(logo swooshing) (gentle orchestral music) – I know what you’re thinking. That is a seriously cool hat. Probably out of your budget though, and with good reason. It is no ordinary hat. It’s monitoring and recording blood flow in my brain while I’m doing a fitness test. The reason for it is to demonstrate that …

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Psychiatric Mental Health vignette featuring Elizabeth Goldberg / We Got This

Psychiatric Mental Health vignette featuring Elizabeth Goldberg / We Got This

My name is Liz Goldberg. I am in the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner certificate program at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. The reason I applied to the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner program is because I would like to be able to help people overcome their addictions. Particularly their addictions to pain medications, …

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Imagine There Was No Stigma to Mental Illness | Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman | TEDxCharlottesville

Imagine There Was No Stigma to Mental Illness | Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman | TEDxCharlottesville

Translator: AJ Jungbluth Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs I know we’re only just meeting for the first time, but I’d like to ask you a question, and it’s a rather personal question. How many of you suffer from, or know someone who suffers from, a mental illness? Well, think about it. Your family, your friends, your classmates …

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We Were Super Wrong About Mental Illness: The DSM’s Origin Story

We Were Super Wrong About Mental Illness: The DSM’s Origin Story

[INTRO ♪] It’s hard to talk about psychology for very long without mentioning the DSM— Also known as the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. It’s sometimes called the ‘Psychiatry Bible,’ and for good reason: it’s how most mental health professionals figure out if you have something they should be treating. But mental health …

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