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Is bipolar disorder treatable?

Can medicines and therapy treat bipolar disorder for good or is it only managed based on symptoms?

Can one start showing symptoms of ADHD as an adult?

I have heard that ADHD usually affects a person in childhood. But is it possible for symptoms to surface during adulthood too?

Can depression lead to dementia?

My mother has been living with depression for the last 3 months after my father passed away. However, lately she is also acting differently and ends up screaming all of a sudden....

Are certain mental illness treatments more effective than others?

If someone is suffering from a mental disorder what are the various ways to treat it? What have you seen is the most effective way to combat mental illness?

My sister had a car accident last month. What can we do to help her?

My sister is 27 years old and she just has a bad car accident last month. She is traumatized and is scared to get back on the road. What should we do to help her?

How long will it take for my wife to recover from postpartum depression?

After the birth of our daughter, my wife has been feeling depressed. A nurse told me that this could be a sign of postpartum depression. How long will it take for her to recover?...

My husband gets very violent sometimes. What should I do?

My husband and I have been married for the last 10 years. These days he losses his cool a lot and also gets a violent, though he regrets it. It's never toward me or any other...

Why am I such an introvert?

I am extremely self-conscious in public. Even sitting at my desk at work gives me panicky feelings because of the people around me. I am an extreme introvert and even if I try...

How can I get my son to not be scared of the dark?

My son is scared of the dark, and it's becoming a real problem. What should we do to get him to stop being afraid?

How serious can anorexia be?

My sister has been diagnosed with anorexia. I haven't been around, so when she was diagnosed I was really surprised. How serious can anorexia get? What should we do to help...

Sex, libido, and autism

Is there any way to lower a 24 yr old male's libido who has autism and doesn’t understand a relationship, but has sexual desires?

Small penis and crossdressing?

My step-mother used to say my small penis was the reason I liked to wear my step-sister's clothes. Also a sign I should have been a girl. Was she right? I still dress today....

Is coffee an addiction?

My sister is addicted to coffee and ends up having almost 3 to 7 cups a day. It just doesn’t seem normal. Is it actually an addiction?

I crave sugar, is it a problem?

I have a strong craving for sugar through out the day. I also feel like I can eat just plain and raw sugar often. Is it a psychological problem?

How can I possibly console my son?

My son is 12 years old and is concerned about his penis size. I am at a complete loss for how to handle this situation and didn't think kids would be concerned with this at such...

What is masked depression?

I came across the term masked depression when I was in one of my classes at school. My professor didn't elaborate on what it meant, and I've never really heard of it before....

How is the recovery from depression?

I have been suffering from depression after my husband's death. For my child, I have agreed to undergo a treatment under a psychiatrist but I am worried. What can I expect from...

Can counseling help my husband's behavior?

We have been married for 10 years and all of a sudden my husband has become very ill tempered and also gets violent. Not toward me, or any other person, but he throws things sometimes....

My wife is experiencing postpartum depression. How can I help her in the recovery process?

My wife is experiencing postpartum depression and is also going to therapy. Can I as her husband help her in any way?

My son has been diagnosed with autism and it is depressing my wife. Please help.

My son is 2 years old and has been diagnosed with autism. My wife is unable to deal with the trauma and is showing signs of depression. Not sure how to approach this. What should...

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