Mental and Behavioral Health

  1. A Good Support System Is Important
  2. ADHD and Hyperactivity
  3. ADHD in Adults: Behavioral Strategies
  4. ADHD Medicines: Suicide Warning for Strattera
  5. ADHD Myths and Facts
  6. ADHD: Helping Your Child Get the Most From School
  7. ADHD: Helping Your Child Get Things Done
  8. ADHD: Other Conditions With Similar Symptoms
  9. ADHD: Should My Child Take Medicine for ADHD?
  10. ADHD: Social Skills Training
  11. ADHD: Symptoms in Adults
  12. ADHD: Tests for Other Disorders
  13. Adjusting to a Chronic Illness
  14. Adjustment to Cancer: Anxiety and Distress (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  15. Aggression in Youth
  16. Agitation and Dementia
  17. Alcohol Abuse and Dependence
  18. Alcohol Abuse: Other Health Problems That May Occur
  19. Alcohol and Drug Problems
  20. Alcohol and Drugs: When to Get Help for an Intoxicated Person
  21. Alcohol and Substance Abuse in PTSD
  22. Alcohol Effects on a Fetus
  23. Alcohol Problems: How to Stop Drinking
  24. Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
  25. Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: Maintaining Good Nutrition
  26. Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: Making the Most of Remaining Abilities
  27. Alzheimer's Disease
  28. Alzheimer's Disease: Should I Take Medicines?
  29. Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behavior
  30. Anorexia Complications
  31. Anorexia Nervosa
  32. Anorexia: Learning New Eating Behaviors
  33. Anorexia: Learning to Trust Others
  34. Anorexia: Other Health Problems That May Occur
  35. Antianxiety Medicines for Alcohol Withdrawal
  36. Antihypertensives for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  37. Antipsychotics for Child and Teen Bipolar Disorder
  38. Antipsychotics for the Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
  39. Antipsychotics for Treating Schizophrenia
  40. Anxiety
  41. Anxiety: How to Change Anxious Thoughts
  42. Anxiety: Is Treatment Right for You?
  43. Anxiety: Paying Attention to How You're Doing
  44. Anxiety: Stop Negative Thoughts
  45. Anxiety: Treatment Options
  46. Anxiety: What Is It?
  47. Asperger's Syndrome
  48. Assessing PTSD
  49. Atomoxetine (Strattera) for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  50. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  51. Autism
  52. Autism and Vaccines
  53. Autism Spectrum Disorders
  54. Autism: Behavioral Training and Management
  55. Autism: Support and Training for the Family
  56. Avoiding Temper Tantrums
  57. Barriers to Psychological Care
  58. Behavior Rating Scales for ADHD
  59. Behavior Therapy for ADHD
  60. Being Abused: What Puts You at Risk?
  61. Benefits of Quitting Alcohol or Drugs
  62. Benzodiazepines for Panic Disorder
  63. Benzodiazepines for Social Anxiety Disorder
  64. Binge Eating Disorder
  65. Bipolar Disorder
  66. Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens
  67. Bipolar Disorder in Children: Helping Your Child Prevent Manic Episodes
  68. Bipolar Disorder in Children: Other Health Problems That May Occur
  69. Bipolar Disorder in Children: School Issues
  70. Bipolar Disorder: Helping Someone During a Manic Episode
  71. Bipolar Disorder: Hypomanic Episodes
  72. Bipolar Disorder: Manic Episodes
  73. Bipolar Disorder: Preventing Manic Episodes
  74. Biting as a Behavior Problem
  75. Blackouts Caused by Alcohol or Drugs
  76. Borderline Personality Disorder
  77. Building Resilience
  78. Building Resilience
  79. Building Self-Esteem
  80. Bulimia Nervosa
  81. Bulimia: Misuse of Ipecac Syrup
  82. Bulimia: Overuse of Laxatives
  83. Bullying
  84. Bullying: Building a Child's Self-Esteem
  85. Bullying: How to Help Your Child Who Bullies
  86. Bullying: Signs a Child Is Bullied
  87. CAGE Questionnaire for Alcohol Problems
  88. Cancer Support: Dealing With Emotions and Fears
  89. Cancer Support: Managing Stress
  90. Cancer Support: When Your Cancer Comes Back or Gets Worse
  91. Cancer: Dealing With Stress
  92. Cancer-Related Post-traumatic Stress (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  93. Caregiving: Making a Home Safe
  94. Caring for Adults With Autism
  95. Case Management for Schizophrenia
  96. Cathy's Story: Dealing With Stress
  97. Cerebral Palsy
  98. Change a Habit by Setting Goals
  99. Changing Negative Thoughts
  100. Cheryl's Story: Dealing With Depression
  101. Child Abuse and Neglect
  102. Childhood Fears and Exposure to Violence
  103. Childhood Schizophrenia
  104. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Using Healthy Thinking
  105. Chronic Fatigue: Antidepressants
  106. Chronic Fatigue: Changing Your Schedule
  107. Chronic Fatigue: Getting Support
  108. Chronic Pain: Using Healthy Thinking
  109. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Eating Disorders
  110. Common Coping Responses for Stress
  111. Comparing Symptoms of Normal Moodiness With Depression in Children
  112. Complications of Grief
  113. Conditions Related to Dyslexia
  114. Conditions With Symptoms Similar to Depression in Children and Teens
  115. Confusion, Memory Loss, and Altered Alertness
  116. Coping With Osteoarthritis
  117. Counseling for Depression
  118. Counseling for HIV Infection
  119. Counseling for PTSD
  120. Dealing With Anxiety After a Loss
  121. Dealing With Guilt After a Loss
  122. Dealing With Negative Thoughts
  123. Debbie's Story: People Can and Do Recover
  124. Deciding to Get Treatment for PTSD
  125. Delirium (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  126. Dementia
  127. Dementia: Bladder and Bowel Problems
  128. Dementia: Helping a Person Avoid Confusion
  129. Dementia: Legal Issues
  130. Dementia: Medicines to Treat Behavior Changes
  131. Dementia: Support for Caregivers
  132. Dementia: Testing How Well a Person Functions
  133. Dementia: Tips for Communicating
  134. Dementia: Understanding Behavior Changes
  135. Dental Anxiety
  136. Depression
  137. Depression (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  138. Depression and Coronary Artery Disease
  139. Depression and Suicide
  140. Depression and the Holidays
  141. Depression During Pregnancy
  142. Depression in Children and Teens
  143. Depression in Older Adults
  144. Depression Is Common
  145. Depression Medicine Side Effects
  146. Depression Medicine: Deciding to Quit
  147. Depression Medicines
  148. Depression Screening
  149. Depression, Anxiety, and Physical Health Problems
  150. Depression: Balancing Brain Chemicals
  151. Depression: Cost of Medicine
  152. Depression: Dealing With Medicine Side Effects
  153. Depression: Helping Someone Get Treatment
  154. Depression: How It Affects Your Body
  155. Depression: Managing Postpartum Depression
  156. Depression: Mood Check-In to Prevent a Relapse
  157. Depression: Outside Looking In
  158. Depression: Rating Your Mood
  159. Depression: Should I Stop Taking My Antidepressant?
  160. Depression: Should I Take an Antidepressant?
  161. Depression: Should I Take Antidepressants While I'm Pregnant?
  162. Depression: Should My Child Take Medicine to Treat Depression?
  163. Depression: Social Support and Recovery
  164. Depression: Stop Negative Thoughts
  165. Depression: Supporting Someone Who Is Depressed
  166. Depression: Taking Antidepressants Safely
  167. Depression: Using Your Inner Strengths
  168. Diabetes: Coping With Your Feelings About Your Diet
  169. Differences Between ADHD and Bipolar Disorder in Children
  170. Do I Have Depression?
  171. Domestic Abuse
  172. Domestic Violence
  173. Domestic Violence: Checklist of Things to Take When You Leave
  174. Domestic Violence: Getting a Protective Order
  175. Drug Abuse and Dependence
  176. Drug Problems: Helping Someone Get Treatment
  177. Eat a Balanced Diet for Mental Health
  178. Eating Disorders: Cultural and Social Factors
  179. Eating Disorders: Feeling Better About Yourself
  180. Eating Disorders: Malnutrition Tests
  181. Eating Disorders: Stopping Negative Thoughts
  182. Eating Disorders: Things That Put a Person at Risk
  183. Ecstasy (MDMA)
  184. Effective Parenting: Discipline
  185. Elder Abuse
  186. Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  187. Emotional Eating
  188. Emotions and Menopause
  189. Examining Your Beliefs to Manage Stress
  190. Exposure Therapy
  191. Family Therapy
  192. Family Therapy for Depression in Children
  193. FDA Advisories for Antidepressants
  194. Fear and Anger in PTSD
  195. Feeling Depressed
  196. Fetal Alcohol Effects: Behavior and Learning Problems
  197. Fetal Alcohol Effects: How to Help Your Child
  198. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: Signs That Your Child Needs to Be Evaluated
  199. Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  200. Get Regular Exercise for Mental Health
  201. Grief and Grieving
  202. Grief and PTSD
  203. Grief and Your View Of Death
  204. Grief Counseling
  205. Grief: Coping With Grief
  206. Grief: Crying Can Help
  207. Grief: Dealing With Feelings of Insecurity
  208. Grief: Helping Children Understand
  209. Grief: Helping Children With Grief
  210. Grief: Helping Older Adults With Grief
  211. Grief: Helping Teens With Grief
  212. Grief: Losing a Loved One
  213. Grief: When Major Loss Challenges Your Beliefs
  214. Guided Imagery
  215. Handling Sadness and Yearning After a Major Loss
  216. Healthy Eating to Decrease Stress
  217. Healthy Eating: Influences on Eating Behavior
  218. Heart Disease and Depression
  219. Help for Anger Problems
  220. Helping a Family Member Who Has PTSD
  221. Helping Kids Handle Peer Pressure
  222. Helping Someone During a Panic Attack
  223. Helping Your Child Build a Healthy Body Image
  224. Hoarding Disorder
  225. How ADHD Affects Your Child
  226. How Storytelling Helps Children Express Feelings About Loss
  227. How to Stop Negative Thoughts
  228. How to Track Your Stress
  229. How Your Body Reacts to Stress
  1. Hyperventilation
  2. Illness Patterns in Schizophrenia
  3. Importance of Personal Relationships for Lowering Stress
  4. Independent Living for People With Disabilities
  5. Infertility: Emotional and Social Concerns
  6. Interactive Tool: Are You Depressed?
  7. Interactive Tool: Do You Have a Drinking Problem?
  8. Interactive Tool: How Well Do You Bounce Back?
  9. Interactive Tool: What Is Your Stress Level?
  10. Interactive Tools
  11. Keeping Change Going—Your New Normal
  12. Learning Disabilities
  13. Life Transitions and PTSD
  14. Light Therapy
  15. Living With More Than One Health Problem
  16. Making a Change That Matters
  17. Making Your Change Happen
  18. Managing Job Stress
  19. Martha's Story: A Voice for Recovery
  20. Marvin's Story: Coping After the Hurricane
  21. Medical History and Physical Exam for Dementia or Alzheimer's Disease
  22. Medical History for Alcohol Problems
  23. Medical History for Eating Disorders
  24. Medicine for Tourette's Disorder
  25. Medicines and Other Substances That Can Cause Symptoms of Depression
  26. Medicines for Depression
  27. Memory Problems: Issues With Driving
  28. Memory Problems: Tips for Helping the Person With Daily Tasks
  29. Memory Problems: Wandering
  30. Mental Health Assessment
  31. Mental Health Problems and Stigma
  32. Methadone for Drug Abuse
  33. Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia
  34. Mind-Body Wellness
  35. Mindfulness: Breathing Practice
  36. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction
  37. Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs) for Panic Disorder
  38. Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOIs) for Social Anxiety Disorder
  39. Mood Stabilizers for Child and Teen Bipolar Disorder
  40. Mood-Stabilizing Medicines for Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia
  41. Multiple Sclerosis: Medicines for Depression
  42. Multiple Sclerosis: Mental and Emotional Problems
  43. Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy
  44. Myths About Tourette's Disorder
  45. Myths and Facts About Depression
  46. Nail-Biting
  47. Nervous System Problems
  48. Neuropsychological Tests
  49. Night Eating Syndrome
  50. Nonepileptic Seizures (NES)
  51. Nonverbal Learning Disorder
  52. Not Ready for Change?
  53. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  54. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Should I Take Medicine for OCD?
  55. Obstacles to Grieving
  56. OCD Medicines Other Than SSRIs
  57. OCD: Exposure and Prevention Therapy
  58. OCD: How Family Members Can Cope
  59. Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Bipolar Disorder
  60. Other Antidepressants for Depression
  61. Other Types of Counseling for PTSD
  62. Overcoming Barriers to Practicing Mindfulness
  63. Overcoming Frustration and Anger
  64. Panic Attacks and Panic Disorder
  65. Panic Disorder: Other Conditions That May Occur
  66. Panic Disorder: Should I Take Medicine?
  67. Parkinson's Disease and Depression
  68. Phobias
  69. Physical Abuse
  70. Planning for a Change That Matters
  71. Positive Thinking
  72. Positive Thinking: Susan's Story
  73. Postpartum Depression
  74. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  75. Practicing Gratitude
  76. Prazosin for PTSD
  77. Problem Solving to Manage Stress
  78. Psychotherapy for Erection Problems
  79. Psychotherapy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  80. PTSD and Depression
  81. PTSD and Negative Coping
  82. PTSD and Panic Attacks
  83. PTSD and Physical Health Problems
  84. PTSD and Suicide Thoughts
  85. PTSD and Your Family
  86. PTSD Myths
  87. Questions About Substance Abuse Treatment Programs
  88. Questions Your Doctor May Ask Before Prescribing Medicine for Depression in Children and Teens
  89. Quick Tips: Reducing Holiday Stress
  90. Quick Tips: Reducing the Stress of Caregiving
  91. Ravi’s Story: Coping With Back Pain and Depression
  92. Relaxation Exercise: Deep Breathing
  93. Relaxation Exercise: Guided Imagery
  94. Residential Treatment for Substance Abuse
  95. Responding to a Diagnosis of Cancer
  96. Ron's Story: Therapy Helps
  97. Rules of Conduct for Children in a Group Child Care Center
  98. Safety Plan: Preparing to Leave a Violent Relationship
  99. Saying No to Alcohol and Drugs
  100. Schizophrenia
  101. Schizophrenia and Pregnancy
  102. Schizophrenia and the Caregiver
  103. Schizophrenia: Encouraging Social Skills
  104. Schizophrenia: Encouraging Someone to Take the Medicines
  105. Schizophrenia: Helping Someone Who Is Hallucinating
  106. Schizophrenia: Helping Someone Who Is Paranoid
  107. Schizophrenia: Related Disorders
  108. Schizophrenia: Social Skills Training
  109. Schizophrenia: Warning Signs of Violence
  110. Schizophrenia: When Hospital Care is Needed
  111. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  112. Seasonal Affective Disorder: Using Light Therapy
  113. See Yourself as a Nonsmoker
  114. Seizure Medicines for Alcohol Withdrawal
  115. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for Depression
  116. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for Depression in Children and Teens
  117. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for PMS and PMDD
  118. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for Postpartum Depression
  119. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for PTSD
  120. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Depression and Pain After a Stroke
  121. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Panic Disorder
  122. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Social Anxiety Disorder
  123. Self-Care for AIDS Caregivers
  124. Self-Hypnosis for Stress
  125. Separation Protests: Helping Your Child
  126. Sexual Abuse or Assault (Rape)
  127. Sharing Memories With Older Adults
  128. Sherri's Story: Medicines Do Work
  129. Shoulder and Neck Massage
  130. Signs of Drug Abuse
  131. Signs of Stress
  132. Signs of Substance Use
  133. Social Anxiety Disorder
  134. Social Connections
  135. Specific Phobias
  136. Spirituality and Your Health
  137. St. John's Wort
  138. Stan's Story: Getting There Hasn't Been Easy
  139. Staying Safe: After You Leave a Violent Relationship
  140. Staying Safe: If You Are in a Violent Relationship
  141. Stimulants for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  142. Stop Negative Thoughts: Choosing a Healthier Way of Thinking
  143. Stop Negative Thoughts: Getting Started
  144. Stories From People Recovering From Depression
  145. Stories From People With New Depression
  146. Stories From People With Recurring Depression
  147. Stress and Coping: Mindfulness Can Help
  148. Stress and Diabetes
  149. Stress in Children and Teens
  150. Stress Management
  151. Stress Management When You Have Cancer
  152. Stress Management: Breathing Exercises
  153. Stress Management: Breathing Exercises for Relaxation
  154. Stress Management: Doing Guided Imagery to Relax
  155. Stress Management: Doing Meditation
  156. Stress Management: Doing Progressive Muscle Relaxation
  157. Stress Management: Helping Your Child With Stress
  158. Stress Management: Imagery Exercises
  159. Stress Management: Managing Your Time
  160. Stress Management: Practicing Yoga to Relax
  161. Stress Management: Progressive Muscle Relaxation
  162. Stress Management: Reducing Stress by Being Assertive
  163. Stress Management: Relaxing Your Mind and Body
  164. Stress Management: Relaxing Your Muscles
  165. Stress Management: Roll Breathing
  166. Stress Management: Using Yoga to Relax
  167. Stress Relief and Relaxation
  168. Stroke: Behavior Changes
  169. Stroke: Changes in Emotions
  170. Stroke: Dealing With Depression
  171. Stroke: Understanding Your Emotions
  172. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Problems
  173. Substance Abuse in Older Adults
  174. Substance Abuse Support Groups: Being an Active Member
  175. Substance Abuse: Staying Alcohol- or Drug-Free After Treatment
  176. Suicidal Thoughts or Threats
  177. Suicide Assessment
  178. Suicide Threats: What to Do
  179. Support Groups and Social Support
  180. Supporting Someone Who Has an Eating Disorder
  181. Susan's Story: A Friend Really Helps
  182. Swallowed Air
  183. Symptoms of Depression
  184. Symptoms of Depression in Children
  185. Symptoms of Schizophrenia
  186. Symptoms of Severe Anxiety and Panic
  187. Taking Care of Yourself When You Have a Child With Physical, Emotional, or Behavioral Problems
  188. Taking Care of Yourself When Your Baby Is Fussy
  189. Talk to Others About Depression
  190. Tapping the Power of Optimism
  191. Teen Relationship Abuse
  192. Temper Tantrums
  193. Temper Tantrums: Keeping a Record
  194. Temporary Confusion or Decreased Alertness
  195. The Pain-Mood Connection
  196. Thinking About a Change?
  197. Thumb-Sucking: Helping Your Child Stop
  198. Time-Out
  199. Tim's Story: Dealing With Trauma And Grief
  200. Tips for Finding a Counselor or Therapist
  201. Tips for Finding a Therapist
  202. Topiramate for Binge Eating Disorder
  203. Tourette's Disorder
  204. Tourette's Disorder: Habit Reversal Training
  205. Tourette's Disorder: Making Home and School Life Easier
  206. Tourette's Disorder: Tic Triggers
  207. Treatment for Depression
  208. Treatments for Developmental Stuttering
  209. Tricyclic and Tetracyclic Antidepressants for Depression
  210. Tricyclic Antidepressants for Panic Disorder
  211. Tricyclic Antidepressants for Postpartum Depression
  212. Types of Domestic Abuse
  213. Unproven Treatments for Autism
  214. Unresolved Grief
  215. Violent Behavior
  216. Violent Behavior in Children and Teens
  217. Virtual Reality Treatment
  218. Warning Signs of Dementia
  219. Warning Signs of Suicide
  220. Warning Signs of Suicide in Adults
  221. Warning Signs of Suicide in Children and Teens
  222. Warning Signs of Suicide in Older Adults
  223. Ways To Reduce Stress
  224. Weakness and Fatigue
  225. Weight Management: Stop Negative Thoughts
  226. What Increases Your Risk of Becoming a Victim of Domestic Abuse or Violence?
  227. What Is Mindfulness?
  228. Yoga