Mental Health Links
Mental Health Links (non-Christadelphian)
Mental Health - Site includes an authoritative descriptions of the
54 most common mental disorders including anxiety and eating disorders,
depression and other mood disorders, schizophrenia, dementia, various
personality disorders + dependency on alcohol, drugs, etc. Diagnosis,
treatment, and research findings.
Baldwin's Trauma Information Pages - Probably the most comprehensive
website on emotional trauma and traumatic stress, including PTSD (Post-traumatic
Depression - Understand it, treat it, beat it. A refreshing look
at understanding and beating depression therapeutically. Especially
recommended for those who are suffering.
- Brief but well-written page on Toxic Shame, it's source and effect:
"Guilt is feeling bad about one's behavior or
performance. Shame is feeling bad about one's very being, one's sense
of self. It's not "my actions were bad" it's "I'm bad."
Guilt allows us to change our behavior, shame takes us more deeply into
feelings of worthlessness or despair and is generally immobilizing."
page is still under construction.