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Month: March 2018

Caffeine Intoxication

Do you like your coffee? Your tea? Your chocolate bars? Caffeine Intoxication is believed to be a condition in which the consumption of caffeine causes an individual to distress and as well as impaired functioning. Furthermore, caffeine is… Read More

How Can I Deal with Agoraphobia?

Do you ever experience fear when you are in a specific place or situation? Does such place or situation make you feel trapped, helpless, or even embarrassed? Agoraphobia is a type of anxiety disorder in which an individual… Read More

Rumination Disorder

What is Rumination Disorder? Rumination Disorder is considered to be one of the many eating disorders that have been and can be diagnosed. An individual with Rumination Disorder is repeatedly and unintentionally, spiting up undigested (or partially digest)… Read More

Tourette’s Disorder/Syndrome

What is Tourette’s Disorder/Syndrome? Do you or your child suddenly blink repeatedly? Have sudden tics? Tourette’s Syndrome is a disorder where there is a problem with an individuals nervous system that causes an individual to make sudden movements… Read More

Narcissistic Personality Disorder

What is Narcissistic Personality Disorder? Narcissistic Personality Disorder is one of many personality disorders in which an individual has an extreme need for attention and admiration. Such individuals tend to have trouble in their relationships and a lack… Read More

Pica Disorder

What is Pica Disorder? Pica Disorder is considered to be a type of Eating Disorder in which an individual has a persistent habit of eating non-food substances such as dirt, hair or pain that do not have a… Read More

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

What is Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)? It is believed that about 2% of adults are affected with BPD. BPD is considered to be a serious mental illness in which an individual has an instability in moods, self-image, behavior,… Read More

Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD)

What is Developmental Coordination Disorder? Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) is a motor skill disorder that is believed to affect 5 to 6 percent of school-age children. Children who suffer from DCD have a delay in the development of… Read More

Trichotillomania Disorder

What is Trichotillomania Disorder? Do you ever have the tendency to pull out your hair? Can’t control it? Trichotillomania Disorder is a type of impulse disorder in which an individual cannot contain themselves from pulling out their hair… Read More


What is Schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is believed to be the most chronic and disabling of the major mental illnesses. An individual who suffers from Schizophrenia suffers from distortions in the way they may think, act, express their emotions, in… Read More