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Types of Depression Medication

Types of Depression Medication

In most cases, depression medications are usually named according to how they work, though there are still some exceptions. There are also some antidepressant medication that are not basically antidepressants, but they are used together with the antidepressant medication to bring out the antidepressant effect. If Antidepressants are used under the doctor’s prescription they can [...]

types of depression

The Different Types of Depression

Everyone has bad days in coping with the inevitable ups and downs of life. When feeling low becomes very frequent though and it is accompanied by other symptoms such as anger, feelings of despair and general malaise, it is necessary to take a closer look. This is because such symptoms may be a red flag [...]

types of anxiety disorders

The Different Types of Anxiety Disorders

Fear and stress are normal human manifestations, however some people find it harder to cope with them resulting to anxiety disorder. This can be divided into six main categories, with sub-categories for some. Generalized Anxiety Disorder – this is the most common type of anxiety disorder which is characterized by a constant and out of [...]

Group Therapy

The Different Types of Group Therapy

There are various types of group therapies including; Psycho-dynamic group therapy mostly helps individuals who are often aware of their unconscious motivations and needs as well as their common concerns to group members. This is made possible through analyzing of human interactions among specific group members. Issues that are based on authority and affection often [...]

types of therapy

The Different Types of Therapy

Psychological therapy is intended to allow a non judgmental environment which allows the client and the therapy provider to work closely to achieve a mutually agreed set of goals.The number of sessions and the frequency will depend on your particular illness or situation,the severity of the symptoms,the rate at which you make progress, the amount [...]

types of personality tests

The Different Types of Personality Tests

Our personalities are a result of our experiences, upbringing, environmental influences and personal character which help us deal with the various aspects of life. However, sometimes we need to look deep into ourselves so that we can make better decisions and further develop our character. In order to do that, there are various types of [...]

types of social anxiety

The Types of Social Anxiety

Nearly everybody experiences anxiety differently in the whole world. Some people have manageable general anxiety while others often suffer from the profound anxiety attacks especially in social situations making it not dangerous to themselves but also other people whom they live with. Psychologists have for many years created categories for the different types of social [...]

Types of anxiety medication

The Different Types of Anxiety Medication

There are many types of medication that can be used to treat anxiety disorders, which include benzodiazepines, a traditional anxiety drug and newer options like beta-blockers and antidepressants. These medications are very effective and provide temporary relief of the anxiety disorder. However, you should beware of the side effects caused by anxiety medication. Once you [...]

Types of Manic Depression

Depression has been for many years a common problem that not only affects the old but the young people thus leading to the need of immediate action on the best ways to deal with the medical condition. When a person has these forms of manic depression, he or she must have a manic incident in [...]

Types of Medication for Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a psychotic disorder characterized by symptoms of behavior, social problems and thought. It is a severe, chronic, debilitating mental illness that affects about 2% (four million people) of the United States population alone. A patient is said to be suffering from acute Schizophrenia where psychotic means being out of touch with the reality [...]

Types of Delusions in Schizophrenia

Those who have observed people suffering from schizophrenia will notice that sometimes they “talk to themselves”. Unlike the usual mumbling to themselves, they can sometimes be involved in vigorous discussions as though they were speaking to someone else. In most cases they are actually talking to someone only they can see. Someone invisible to everybody [...]

A List of the Different Types of Schizophrenia

According to National Institute of Health, Schizophrenia in brain disorder which is characterized by having strange thoughts, hallucinations, hearing voices and also having perceptions that are out of the ordinary. In most circumstances, the condition will be diagnosed in men in their teen years and 20's whereas in women the condition is diagnosed in their [...]

Types of Perception in Psychology

The way human beings derive meaning through the senses, including ears, eyes and touch is what makes man to stand out from the rest of the animate beings. Owing to the complexity of deduction depending on what the senses perceive, different kinds of interpretations emerge. It is these that form the different types of perception [...]

Types of Love Psychology

The definition of love has created such a dilemma for psychologists to clearly define. This is mainly because love consists of so many things that may be present in some relationships yet lack in others. However lack of and the presence of these aspects does not change the fact that the people involved love each [...]

A List of the Different Types of Psychology

Psychology attempts to study an individual, society or family to understand mental triggers and functions for our social behaviors and mental states. The different branches of psychology research the processes involved in human development. The following list covers the various fields of psychology. Clinical Psychology - In this branch of psychology, the studies are aimed [...]

Types of Bullying in the Workplace

Bullying refers to the use of compulsion or force with the aim of to intimidating or abusing others. Bullying can be either at school level or even workplace. This unwarranted behavior involves an imbalance of physical or social power whereby the one with less physical or social power is abused by those with more power. [...]

Types of Cyber Bullying

Bullying is a topic that people have become very serious about, because it isn't something that should be tolerated or seen lightly. There are many kids and adults being bullied everyday, but when people start to contribute to stop bullying, it can be completely disappeared. Before anyone can try to stop bullying, it is important [...]

Types of Bullying in Schools

School-related bullying is what most people think of when they think of the term "bullying." Sadly, many children suffer from physical and emotional effects of bullying from other people that they encounter in school. You may only perceive it as punching, kicking, and other forms of physical encounters but did you know that there are [...]

The Different Types of Bullying

Bullying can be described as an unwanted aggressive behavior towards an individual that involves a power imbalance, whether real or perceived. The term "bullying" is thrown around a bit excessively these days, and one thing we need to keep in mind is that not every confrontation is an instance of "bullying." The key component is the [...]