Mental wellness is viewed as a positive attribute and emotional well-being that an individual can cope and live life positively. This is increasingly important in view of the fast-paced environment we live in.
The following are common types of mental disorders which are signs that mental well-being is at risk:
Anxiety Disorder -
Respond to specific objects or situations with feelings of fear or increased heart rate or perspirations.
Mood Disorders -
Persistent feelings of extreme happiness or sadness that fluctuates uncontrollably.
Psycholic Disorde -
Distorted awareness, thinking or hearing "voices"
Eating Disorder -
Involves extreme attitudes or habits involving food and extreme weight loss over a short period of time.
Addiction Disorder -
Inability to resist urges to certain activities, for example, gamblings, starting fires, stealing or cutting oneself
Personality Disorder -
Having extreme inconsistently personality traits that stresses the person or people around
Tic Disorder -
Repeatedly create sounds, display of some movement quickly, suddendly or uncontrollably.
Thursday, October 16, 2008
What is Mental Wellness
Posted by Ethan at 4:16 AM