Emerging blogger, Mental health

Emerging Blogger Series: The Art of Being Happy (Lisa Turner)

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This post is by Lisa Turner… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: The Art of Being Happy (Lisa Turner)

How depression affects movement: decreased energy, psychomotor retardation, and leaden paralysis
Mental health

How Depression Affects Movement: Energy, Psychomotor Retardation & Leaden Paralysis

Depression is a mental illness that very often has physical effects.  There are several potential ways in which depression affects movement, and this post will explore low energy, psychomotor retardation, and leaden paralysis.  These symptoms can occur in both bipolar and unipolar depression. Low Energy Fatigue is one of the most commonly experienced symptoms of… Continue reading How Depression Affects Movement: Energy, Psychomotor Retardation & Leaden Paralysis