In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychological terms. This week's term: Conversion disorder Not to be confused with conversion therapy, conversion disorder is a psychiatric diagnosis that involves neurological symptoms with a psychiatric cause. The symptoms can involve motor or sensory functions and can include blindness or other sensory … Continue reading What is… conversion disorder?
Check out this article I wrote on Psyche about how social beliefs around gender affect how we look at mental health and illness. https://psyche.media/the-gendering-of-mental-health