The mission we have decided to tackle at Revolving of Doors is to help educate society, reduce stigma and advocate for those who are struggling with the components of a mental illness. Up until this point we have concentrated primarily upon educating, but have not spent as much time addressing stigma. Our next series of […]
Mental Health and Coping at College/University Frosh week is incredibly difficult for many people. It’s a time to go out of your comfort zone and start a whole new beginning for you. For those who suffer from anxiety, and mental health issues it is as if walking into a whole new world. Many, […]
Top 8 Comments To Never Say To Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder After 7 years of living with this condition it has occurred to me that some comments really “set me off” and will trigger unfortunate reactions. These are my personal opinions obviously, but considering the affliction, […]
6 Tips to Raise Self-Esteem I believe the vast majority of people want to raise their children to become happy and self sufficient people. One area of social and emotional development which can massively impact an individual’s learning and development in either a negative or positive way is that of self-esteem. There can be little […]
Yoga Mindfulness with Zee: A New Beginning 6 years ago, I took my first yoga class. I was in the hospital for an extended period of time, but was allowed passes to go to a yoga class with my Mom every Wednesday, outside of the institution. We obviously had to stay close to the hospital, as […]
You’ve noticed Pokémon Go has swept nation by storm. But did you realize its shown these amazing mental health benefits?
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.lifehack.org
This article is very interesting. I have been involved in a lot of discussion about the impact of Pokemon Go and thought I would throw out these thoughts from Lifehack.
Teaching empathy is at the top of the lesson plan for a mental health first aid training program coming to Sydney, N.S.
Mental Illness Road to Recovery: 7 Years A body renews itself after seven years. Skin is shed, hair is grown, blood is pumped, immune systems change. I’m doing a test. I’m going to see if I can better able function in society over the next seven years. Throughout these seven years I will be doing many different […]
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Stigma of Mental Illness I was watching the news yesterday and was struck by how totally unaware people are when they use terms which are associated with mental illness and unknowingly contribute to stigma. There was one story about traffic jams caused by malfunctioning equipment and the word “crazy” and “insane” was used no less than […]