Whole Body Psychiatry: #Thyroid - this lady is full of great info! Check out this article if you have an interest in the connection between #depression and thyroid issues, or illusive symptoms of any kind. Thyroid function is complex, and can be at the bottom of all sorts of issues.
▶ What is Complex PTSD and How can it be Managed? - Dr. Frank Ochberg, an expert on traumatic stress explains how to cope and manage your chronic PTSD symptoms. The source of our distress usually occurred during the time that our personality was being formed when we were young. It means that we had to behave in a certain way to survive, learn how to live with a person who could be deadly and didn't have the milk of human kindness...we were denied a nurturer.
Depression is the leading cause of disability in the world; in the United States, close to ten percent of adults struggle with the disease. But because it’s a mental illness, it can be a lot harder to understand than, say, high cholesterol. Helen M. Farrell examines the symptoms and treatments of depression, and gives some tips for how you might help a friend who is suffering.