Understanding Codependency

Understanding Codependency

What Is Codependency? Codependency in a relationship is when each person involved is mentally, emotionally, physically, and/or spiritually reliant on the other. A codependent relationship can exist between romantic partners, but also with family members and friends....
Minority Mental Health Awareness

Minority Mental Health Awareness

Have you ever tried to unlock a door that wouldn’t open? At first, you think you might be doing something wrong. Maybe there’s a trick to it. You pull the key back a little—doesn’t work. You wiggle the key—doesn’t work. You keep trying, but the door stays locked....
PTSD Awareness

PTSD Awareness

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a mental health issue that can develop after a distressing event. The event may be dangerous, life-threatening, shocking, or very scary. Examples include: Accident.Fire.Military combat.Natural disaster, such as a...
What is Tourette Syndrome?

What is Tourette Syndrome?

Tourette Syndrome is estimated to be present in about one out of every 160 children between ages 5-17 and is three times more likely to appear among males than females.  It is also estimated that less than half of people living with Tourette...