Claustrophobia is a common experience for those having MRI and other image-scanning done. Learn tips and techniques for reducing claustrophobia symptoms during these procedures. Many people require the use of...


Individuals with claustrophobia may avoid turn to drugs and alcohol to mitigate feelings of helplessness and despair. Claustrophobia is an anxiety disorder that involves an irrational fear of small spaces with...


The most common treatment for claustrophobia is psychotherapy. Claustrophobia is generally treated on an outpatient basis but can be treated inpatient if the phobia is especially severe. Many people with...


The symptoms of cyclothymic disorder can impact nearly every aspect of a person’s life. Fortunately, treatment options are available to management symptoms. Cyclothymic disorder is characterized by mood swings involving periods...


Because of their strong need for comfort, people with dependent personality disorder may be vulnerable to drug or alcohol dependence. Some people may occasionally fantasize about a hero rescuing them...


Individuals with dependent personality disorder should seek an experienced professional for treatment who can help them gain confidence, understand the underlying causes and prescribe them with medication that will improve...


Do you ever feel like you aren’t entirely sure whether you’re physically sick or experiencing symptoms of depression and anxiety? Or both? Yes. There does come a time when we are...


The ADA protects against workplace discrimination and offers guidelines on psychiatric disability, which may be eligible for mental health Social Security benefits. Mental illness refers to a wide range of mental,...