Anger management is a therapy to help people control their anger better. This can help prevent anger having a negative impact on the person with anger problems and those around them.
Support from family and friends is important in helping recovery from binge eating disorder.
Unstable emotions, thoughts and behaviour are symptoms that can be associated with borderline personality disorder, a mental health condition that can have distressing effects on the person's life.
Paranoia is a mental health condition in which a person has an unrelenting mistrust or suspicion of others, even when there is no evidence to support those thoughts.
Cocaine is an illegal Class A drug in the UK, which can have serious effects on a person's health.
Addiction can refer to dependence on substances or activities. A person may be addicted to alcohol, nicotine, illegal drugs or prescription drugs, such as painkillers. Some people are addicted to gambling, sex, sugar and even lip balm.
Use these resources to find more information and support about eating disorders and the concerns you may have.
People in drug abuse recovery will need help from those around them, as well as from NHS and other drug abuse services.
Counselling, cognitive behavioural therapy, and other therapy approaches may be recommended for people recovering from drug addiction to help reduce the risk of relapses.
Schizoaffective disorder has symptoms in common with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, but is a separately diagnosed mental health condition.
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is typically used to treat severe depression that has not responded to other treatments. During ECT, an electric current is briefly applied through the scalp to the brain, inducing a seizure.
With dissociative fugue, a person temporarily loses their sense of personal identity and impulsively wander or travel away from their home or work.
Exercise is very good for your health, but it is possible to overdo it to such an extent that it is considered a mental health issue called compulsive exercise.
Bulimia, also called bulimia nervosa, is a mental health condition and eating disorder.
Rapid cycling bipolar disorder is a type of mental illness that involves having at least four episodes of extreme, high or low moods within 1 year.
Mixed state bipolar disorder is a type of mental illness that involves having extremely high and low moods.
A healthy diet combined with exercise may be recommended to help reduce the mood swings associated with bipolar disorder.
Schizophreniform disorder is a short-term type of schizophrenia lasting longer than a month, but less than six months.
Schizotypal personality disorder is a mental health condition that usually involves delusional thoughts, odd behaviour and difficulty relating to others.
With depersonalisation disorder, a person will feel detached from their body or feel their body is not real. They may also experience mild to moderate derealisation and mild identity confusion.
Bipolar disorder used to be known as manic depressive disorder or manic depression. It's a serious mental illness, one that can lead to risky behaviour, damaged relationships and careers, and even suicidal tendencies - if it's not treated.
At BootsWebMD, we want to help our readers when they need it the most. We have compiled a list of crisis resources, helplines and websites that may be of help if you or someone you know may be in trouble.
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder, or PMDD, is a relatively rare but severe form of premenstrual syndrome (PMS).
A child or adult with stereotypic movement disorder will have repetitive body movements, such as rocking, banging the head or picking at the skin.
A number of different types of doctors, specialists and therapists may be involved in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions.
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