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Mental Health Care | Naperville NCTV17 [Video]

Everyone feels depressed, anxious, angry and sad sometimes.  So it’s not always easy to determine if somebody is in need of mental health care, as many people with such disorders feel like that’s their “normal” state, and don’t recognize that they need help. Sometimes people realize something feels “off,” but don’t want to seek help for fear of being labeled as “crazy.”

Adults who need mental health care will show symptoms such as:

  • Confused thinking
  • Prolonged depression (sadness or irritability)
  • Feelings of extreme highs and lows
  • Excessive fears, worries and anxieties
  • Social withdrawal
  • Dramatic changes in eating or sleeping habits
  • Strong feelings of anger
  • Delusions or hallucinations
  • Growing inability to cope with daily problems and activities
  • Suicidal thoughts
  • Denial of obvious problems
  • Numerous unexplained physical ailments
  • Substance abuse

How can you tell that a child or teenager needs mental health care?

In younger children, watch for:

  • Changes in school performance
  • Poor grades despite strong efforts
  • Excessive worry or anxiety (i.e. refusing to go …
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Is being 'WOKE' a sign of mental illness? The Federalist's Joy Pullman shares her theory [Video]

The Federalist's Joy Pullmann joined "Stu Does America" to discuss her column equating "wokeness" with mental illness. Joy explains to Stu Burguiere her theory that there is much more to being "woke" than people think.According to Joy, mental illness and wokeness are difficult for many people to ...

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8 Signs A Guy Secretly Likes You [Video]

Is there someone special you have your eye on but you just can’t seem to figure out how he feels about you? When it comes to understanding guys and their feelings, a lot of the time they can be hard to read. Most guys aren’t as open or comfortable expressing their feelings as those of the fairer sex. Here are some tips to help you figure out when a guy likes you but is hiding it. Do you have a crush you'd like to impress? Here are a few tips: Writer: Chloe Avenasa Script Editor: Vanessa Tao Script Manager: Kelly Soong VO: Amanda Silvera Animator: Hinata Honda References: Pines, A. (2001). The role of gender and culture in romantic attraction. European Psychologist, 6(2), 96.Fehr, B. (2013). The social psychology of love. The Oxford Handbook of Close Relationships, 201-233.Schmitt, D. P., Couden, A., & Baker, M. (2001). The effects of sex differences and temporal context on feelings of romantic desire: An experimental evaluation of sexual strategies theory. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27(7), 833-847.Hall, J. A., & Xing, C. (2015). The verbal and nonverbal correlates of the five flirting styles. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 39(1), 41-68.

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As someone who's had he's fair share of depression and self hate making this video was very personal and I know there others like me who will relate, please know you are not alone.Here are some motivational quotes for people battling depression, keep fighting guys.#motivation#Depression#motivationalquotesfordepressedMusic in this videoHiraeth by Scott Buckley Creative Commons - Attribution 3.0 Unported - CC BY 3.0 Free Download / Stream: Music promoted by Audio Library music in this video does not belong to me but to its respective owners

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Naomi Osaka is getting a lot of support from some of her famous fans and fellow athletes. The tennis star announced on Monday that she would not be competing in the French Open, and candidly opened up about her struggles with depression and social anxiety. The truth is that I []