ADHD is a developmental disorder and common mental health condition characterised by persistent inattentiveness or restlessness, which can cause significant problems in a person’s life. Such as poor social interaction with others, education or work underachievement, and issues with rules and discipline. ADHD can occur in people of any intellectual ability, although it’s more common… Read More Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
Mental health is challenging and emotional; as allied health professionals (AHCPs), most of us received zero mental health education during our long training. However, every osteopath (and other AHCPs) should have the basic knowledge to help confidently with a mental health crisis.
It’s September, and the nights are drawing in so quickly it’s reminded me that this is the critical time to put measures in place if you have or are at risk of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) Winter depression is the other name for SAD; it’s a type of depression triggered by the change of seasons,… Read More Seasonal Affective Disorder, and light therapy