How do I know if I need help?

How do I know if I need help? Sometimes the signs are subtle and sometimes they are overwhelming. Each person is completely unique in their experience, but some common signs may include some of these classic feelings or issues: Depression, Anxiety, Suicidal thoughts or actions, Homicidal thoughts, Anger or irritability, Uncontrollable thoughts, Frustration, Feeling threatened … Read moreHow do I know if I need help?

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What are the most common reasons somebody might seek help?

What are the most common reasons somebody might seek help? There are many different reasons, but some of the most common types are depression, anxiety, difficulties adjusting to a major life change, difficulties sleeping, concerns over your eating, concerns about your identity, or difficulty regulating your mood. Sometimes it’s as simple as just not feeling … Read moreWhat are the most common reasons somebody might seek help?

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How common is mental illness?

How common is mental illness? Millions of Americans are affected by mental illness. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), behavioral health issues have a significant impact on roughly 1 in 5 adults in America.

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What causes mental illness?

What causes mental illness? There is no one cause of behavioral health problems and no one way to treat them. At Meridian Behavioral Health we use a multidimensional approach to understand and help to treat all of your concerns.

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What are behavioral drugs?

What are behavioral drugs? People with an anxiety disorder, OCD or ADHD may benefit from antidepressants, including Paxil, Tofranil, Anafranil, Prozac, Luvox, Celexa, Zoloft and Norpramin. Other medications that may help include Daytrana, Biphetamine, Dexedrine, Adderall XR and Strattera.

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