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Category Archives: Mental Health

Providing mental health support for youths affected by COVID-19 – Swinburne University of Technology

Posted: July 5, 2020 at 11:44 pm

A group of clinicians and researchers at the Swinburne Psychology Clinic have developed a mental health treatment program for youths experiencing distress related to COVID-19. We know from past research that at-risk youths between the ages of 13 and 18 can develop pandemic-related anxiety and depression with symptoms including sleep problems, contamination fears and feeling worried about family members getting sick, says Psychology lecturer, Dr Chris Ludlow. To help these youths, Swinburne will be drawing on its expertise in treating child and adolescent mental health problems using cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) and in delivering online psychological therapies Continue reading

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How the Cult of Sleep-Deprivation Affects Work and Mental Health – Harvard Business Review

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June 29, 2020 Sleep is incredibly important for both physical and mental health. But many high-powered jobs, which require people to work long hours, operate under the false assumption that people who sacrifice sleep in order to work are more productive and more successful. For people who suffer from anxiety and depression, lack of sleep can also create downward spirals that make those issues worse. Continue reading

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Can snoring affect mental health? Heres what you need to know – The Indian Express

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By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published: July 5, 2020 11:50:14 am Are you sleeping fine? (Source: Getty Images/Thinkstock) Your brain needs sleep in order to function properly. Continue reading

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Mental health expert suggests ways for coping with coronavirus crisis – The News International

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PESHAWAR: A known mental health expert has enlisted five ways along with psychotherapy to cope with the environment of fear arising out of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading

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Swimming out of the darkness: How cold-water swimming helps with mental health – ABC News

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Literally and metaphorically, Frog and Jessie are emerging from the fog. With the closures of the local pools under lockdown, following the black line was no longer an option Continue reading

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Mohena Kumari on Covid-19 isolation affecting mental health: I had a lot of anxiety during those d… – Hindustan Times

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Mohena Kumari opens up on contracting Covid-19. TV actor Mohena Kumari recovered from Covid-19 recently and is back at home. Continue reading

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Anand Mahindra believes we may be confronting a mental health crisis. Here’s why – Times Now

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Anand Mahindra believes we may be confronting a mental health crisis. Here's why New Delhi: The long lockdown, self-quarantine has definitely rattled a lot of people Continue reading

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How neuro-knowledge can help us find happiness and improve mental health – ABC News

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Happiness doesn't just happen. Neuroscience tells us happiness is like a muscle that needs to be exercised, tested and toned if we are going to make the most of it. In troubled and uncertain times, like many have experienced through the coronavirus pandemic, that means making opportunities to put your happiness muscles through their paces Continue reading

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How is mental health manifesting itself in the insurance world? – Insurance Business

Posted: June 22, 2020 at 3:47 pm

While mental health is a large ticket item for insurance organizations, especially within their internal human resources, the industry is less developed when it comes to providing coverage to those who need it most, according to Neil Sprackling (pictured), president of Swiss Res Life & Health US Business and a member of the firms Americas Management Team. First and foremost, we need to raise the prominence of the role that insurance can play in helping consumers deal with mental health, he told Insurance Business. This is all about awareness and understanding Continue reading

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Native American groups address mental and behavioral health as COVID-19 wears on – Salt Lake Tribune

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Phoenix With COVID-19 taking an especially heavy toll on Native Americans, tribal leaders and mental health experts have stepped up efforts to address the emotional suffering brought on by ongoing lockdowns and so much loss. Please stay connected with relatives and neighbors by phone or video chat and remind them that they have support, Navajo Nation Vice President Myron Lizer said recently, imploring Navajos to take care of their mental well-being as well as their physical health. Continue reading

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