6 Signs of Schizophrenia or Any Psychotic Breakdown

Here are some signs for a psychotic breakdown: 1.   Emotionally flat and withdrawn or very excited, hostile or grandiose 2.   Poor verbal communication, disorganized, unconnected thoughts 3.   Delusional thinking, believing something to be true that is outside the realm or reason and for which there is no real evidence, often religious 4.   Seeing things not […] Read more »

15 Signs of Adult Attention Deficit Disorder

Here are some signs of adult attention deficit disorder: 1.   Chronic forgetfulness 2.   Problems with time and money management 3.   Disorganized lifestyle 4.   Frequent moves or job changes 5.   Periodic depression, mood swings or anxiety as in the mood disorders above 6.  Chronic patterns of underachievement 7.   Feelings of restlessness 8.   Impulsive behavior 9.   Tendency […] Read more »

13 Signs of Mania or Hypomania (mild mania)

Here are some of the signs of mania or hypomania: 1.   Exaggerated elation, rapid, unpredictable mood changes 2.   Irritability, impatience with others who can’t keep up with you 3.   Inability to sleep, not needing sleep, too busy to sleep and not being tired the next day 4.   Big plans, inflated self-esteem, exaggerated self-importance, impulsive overspending […] Read more »

6 Signs of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Here are the six signs of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: 1.   Recurring intrusive and persisting disturbing thoughts that cause anxiety and distress 2.   The thoughts are unrelated to actual events 3.   You try to stop the thoughts with another thought or action 4.   You are aware that the thoughts are untrue and from your own mind 5.   […] Read more »

6 Signs of Anxiety

Do you have excessive or unrealistic anxiety and worry about a number of events or activities?  Has it been noticeable on most days for at least six months?  Is it difficult to control or “turn off” the worry? On most days in the past six months have you felt: 1.   Restless, keyed up, or on […] Read more »