What Fuels Burnout in Health Care During Pandemic?

What Fuels Burnout in Health Care  During Pandemic? 1

The findings show that health care workers are experiencing stress from multiple areas. Not only are they working longer shifts and experiencing more loss of life, but the lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) and training on how to use new equipment causes many to question if they have been exposed to the virus. This leads to fear that they could infect their family and loved ones.

Do I have ASD or OCD?

From a young woman in Chile: I have been diagnosed with Anxiety Disorder and depression since I was 12. I am 21 now and started to investigate about ASD and […]

Why Is My Brain Torturing Me?

My Brain Torturing Me-

From a teen in the U.S.: It feels like my brain is torturing me. I feel like I’m tied to a chair and my brain is forcing me to look at vivid, disturbing and extreme thoughts that I don’t want to see/do and I’m afraid will happen. It can be very crippling sometimes. I want to know what this is. I know I should see a therapist or something, but I just wanted someone else’s opinion.

Why Can’t I Talk to Mental Health Professionals?

Mental Health-

From a teen: Hi, this is something I’ve always had a problem with and I can’t figure out why. The first time I went to a therapist was when I was 9 years old and not dealing well with a move. My parents brought me even though I’d refuse and fight the whole way there, and when I got into the office, I would stare at the ground the entire time and not say a single word. Just completely shut down. Now, recently, for other reasons, I’ve seen school counselors, a therapist, a psychologist, and a psychiatrist, and I’ve not been able to properly talk to any of them.