The effects of depression

The Subtle, though Monumental Impacts of Social Media: Mood

  Do you realize that social media can have a huge impact on your overall mood?  Think of your NOTIFICATIONS as a small shot of dopamine every single time you look at any social media platform.  How many times a day do you look at your phone for no reason other than to see if [...]

By |2020-03-23T21:39:52+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Anxiety, Depression, digital consumption|0 Comments

You Can Fight and Beat Depression: Fighting Holiday Blues

Seems like the holidays bring on the blues – so much rushing around, to-do lists, crowds, social engagement - do you experience feelings of sadness or hopelessness?  How about loss of interest in your hobbies or normal activities?  Slowed thought process, anxiety or insomnia?  If so, you may be experiencing mild or major depression.  The [...]

By |2020-03-02T21:55:56+00:00December 2nd, 2019|Anxiety, Depression|0 Comments

Behavioral Health – how does depression impact chronic illness?

"Happiness is not something to be pursued, but rather something that ensues."  Viktor Frankl Mind-body connection – we hear about it, read about it.  But what exactly does that mean?  For those living with depression or PTSD, chronic pain may manifest itself in a variety of ways.  Pain provokes an emotional response in everyone.  [...]

By |2020-03-02T21:56:28+00:00September 11th, 2019|Depression|0 Comments