DEPRESSIVE SYMPTOMS AND THE COPING MECHANISM

Depression or major depressive disorder is a mental illness that causes a feeling of unhappiness, loneliness, hopelessness and helplessness, which usually lead to suicidal thought or actions. It affects individual…

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DEALING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS STIGMA

Stigma is a negative stereotype. It is an unbearable reality for many people with mental illness, and how others judge them is their greatest barriers to complete and satisfying life.…

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SUICIDAL PREVENTION

World Mental Health Day (10 October) is a day set aside for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma. Every 10th of October, thousands of supporters come together to provide ideas and strategies…

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Correlation between depression and schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a chronic mental disorder with affirmative and harmful symptoms.   Affirmative symptoms involve thought disorder, hallucinations, movements disorder and delusion, while the harmful symptoms are known as the…

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Why are women more prone to mental illness?

Mothers are the salt and the change that the world needs. They work very hard to treat their entire family well with consideration, understanding and cooperation.  Mothers are good listener,…

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Dementia

What Nigerians need to know about  Alzheimer “dementia”  diseases and how they can provide the elderly with early intervention with a functional approach. Many Nigeria age parent suffered from dementia…

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