Misconceptions about Schizophrenia

Misconceptions about Schizophrenia

Personality disorders are legitimate health conditions caused by biological and environmental factors. They are not just character flaws or signs of manipulation. They can affect how a person thinks, feels, and behaves, and cause distress and difficulties in interpersonal relationships. However, personality disorders are often misunderstood and stigmatised by the public and even by some […]

OCD and Relationships: How to Navigate the Challenges

The Challenges of OCD in Relationships

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a mental health condition that involves intrusive thoughts and compulsions that interfere with daily life. OCD can affect all areas of life, including relationships between people. One type of OCD that can impact relationships is relationship OCD (ROCD). This is when your close relationships, usually with your romantic partner, parent, or […]

Bipolar Disorder and Relationships: How to Navigate the Challenges

Challenges of Bipolar Disorder in Relationships

Bipolar disorder, a mental illness characterised by extreme mood swings, can present unique challenges in relationships. However, with bipolar disorder treatment, support, and effective communication, it’s possible to build a strong and fulfilling connection. Some of the common challenges of Bipolar disorder in relationships are: Strategies to Navigate the Most Common Challenges of an Adult […]

How to Cope with Bipolar Disorder at Work

How to Cope with Bipolar Disorder at Work

People with bipolar disorder may experience episodes of depression, mania, or hypomania, which can affect their ability to function at work. However, bipolar disorder does not have to prevent anyone from having a successful and fulfilling career. With proper bipolar disorder treatment, support, and coping strategies, people with bipolar disorder can manage their symptoms and […]

Schizophrenia and Relationships: How to Navigate the Challenges

the challenges of schizophrenia in relationships

Relationships are important for everyone, but especially for people with schizophrenia, who may benefit from the support, companionship, and understanding of their partners. This could form a part of schizophrenia therapy, however, schizophrenia can also pose many challenges to relationships, such as communication difficulties, intimacy problems, stigma, caregiving stress, and relapse risk. In this article, […]

The Role of Genetics in Schizophrenia

The Role of Genetics in Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a complex mental disorder that affects how a person thinks, feels, and behaves. It can cause symptoms such as hallucinations, delusions, disorganised speech, and cognitive impairment. Schizophrenia therapy can be used to battle this disorder. Schizophrenia is a chronic and severe mental disorder that affects about 1% of the world’s population. In this […]