Care for those struggling with mental health could be better. Here’s some guides for that.
Giving support to someone in pain: Care for those who are suicidal.
“On Grief, Loss, & Suicide | Dr. K explains” by HealthyGamerGG on YouTube
In this video, Dr. Alok Kanojia describes:
This is one of, if not the most powerful, illustrative, enlightening, and informative video I have ever watched on mental illness.
Mental disorders as normal responses, rethinking medication: Like Dr. Kanojia’s video, this is less of a guide and more of an educational post. Here, you can find:
the role of pain tied to mental health, which I forgot to add to my standalone post about pain
a brief statistic about the (in)effectivity of antidepressant medication
how ADHD is less of a disorder and more of “an evolutionary mismatch to the modern learning environment we have constructed”
“treating anxiety, depression, or PTSD with antidepressants [is like] medicating someone for a broken bone without setting the bone itself”
“so the solution is not necessarily fixing a dysfunction in the person’s brain but fixing dysfunctions in the social world”
“Research on depression, anxiety, and PTSD, should put greater emphasis on mitigating conflict and adversity and less on manipulating brain chemistry.”