It is the belief of HAIHM there are misunderstandings and uncertainties about Mental Health Issues. Therefore, we are sharing an article from WebMD August, 2017. It is our hope, if you believe you are suffering from mental health issues, this article will point you towards a Psychologist, Psychiatrist, or Counseling.

There are many different conditions that are recognized as mental illnesses. The more common types include:

  • Anxiety disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Impulse control and addiction disorders
  • Personality disorders
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Stress response syndromes (formerly called adjustment disorders)
  • Dissociative disorders
  • Factitious disorders
  • Sexual and gender disorders
  • Somatic symptom disorders
  • Tic disorders

If you have mental health concerns, you should seek help. But where do you go? How do you know what type of doctor you should talk to? Do you look for a psychiatrist or psychologist?

 

Read the full article here.