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Join Greenbrook TMS at This Is My Brave: Baltimore & Houston

Greenbrook TMS is pleased to announce that we’re sponsoring two upcoming This Is My Brave shows in Baltimore, Maryland and Houston, Texas. This Is My Brave is a non-profit organization that gives those suffering from mental illness a platform to share the stories of their struggles and their recoveries. We’re proud to support this organization and the important work that they do in helping to diminish the stigma of mental illness.

Depression Isn’t Just Sadness

Prolonged sadness is the classic hallmark of depression, and it’s the symptom that’s most often discussed when people recognize depression in themselves and others. But recent light has been shed on another common but rarely acknowledged symptom: anger.

Heads Together: Britain’s Royal Family Works to End Mental Health Stigma

At the Davos World Economic Forum, Prince William advocated for greater mental health awareness, noting that “there are still so many people suffering in silence.” Prince William says his own mental health had suffered while he was serving as an Air Ambulance pilot because of the trauma-related nature of the job, especially in cases involving children. Watch as he discusses why mental health education and treatment is vital:

When Does Stress Turn Into Caregiver Burnout?

In a recent essay for USA Today, actor Rob Lowe wrote of the stress of being a caregiver for his ailing mother and called for greater awareness of and help for caregiver burnout. Lowe writes that, along with his brother, “we did everything we could to support [his mother], from hospitals to hospice care. I often felt overwhelmed, and that was even with all the support I had from my brothers and colleagues.”

Too Tired for Sunshine: Capturing Depression Through Art

Photographer Tara Wray spoke to NPR in a recent interview about her book of photos titled Too Tired for Sunshine, which captures Wray’s struggle with depression. The photographs—some bleak, others innocuous—show a world in which everyday scenes mirror life with mental illness. In one, the shadow of a gnarled tree is cast against the side of a darkened house. In another, a dog gazes at the camera through a blurred, rainy car window.

How to Make the Most of Mental Wellness Month

Many people can feel drained after the stressful holiday season, and it’s important to recalibrate after a few busy weeks. As we start off 2019 with Mental Wellness Month during January, it’s important to keep your mental health in mind, and try to set yourself on a good path for the rest of the year. Take a look at our infographic to find ways to get energized and center yourself.

Why NFL’s First In-House Mental Health Professional Is So Important

Tish Guerin, on staff for the Carolina Panthers, is leading the way as the first mental health professional to round out a National Football League team’s usual staff of general physicians, nutritionists, trainers, and other specialists. While other NFL teams have been known to outsource mental health specialists when needed, the shift of many major sports leagues and college athletics to in-house professionals is one necessary for the structure of athletic culture and life.

Mental Health 2018: A Look Back

As 2018 is coming to a close, it’s been an important year for mental health awareness and treatment. Today we’re looking back at the top mental health headlines that Greenbrook TMS has brought you in 2018.

Less Stress this Holiday Season

For many, “the most wonderful time of the year” is anything but. The holiday season can bring up memories of loved ones who have passed away or can create opportunities for complicated family dynamics to unfold. This time of year can be very stressful whether or not a person is struggling with their mental health. Here are 5 tips for making the most of this holiday season:

Suicide Rates Up 33%: What You Need to Know

New findings from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state that between 1999 and 2017, the suicide rate has increased 33%. Although suicide has become the 10th leading cause of death in the United States for all ages, funding for research and prevention has lagged far behind other diseases, according to an investigative report from USA Today. It is clear that there is much work to be done in order to help those that are suffering from depression and other mental illnesses. What can you do?

Bruce Springsteen's Journey through Depression

Rock music icon Bruce Springsteen recently spoke of his struggles with Depression during an interview with Esquire Magazine. His illustrious career, which includes winning 20 Grammy Awards, has also been marked by periods of intense struggle with his mental health.

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