Coping and support

Dealing with grief

Grief enters everyone's life at some point. A Mayo Clinic oncologist offers personal tips on grief and mourning.


Refusing to face the facts can be healthy — sometimes. But when denial interferes with treatment or disrupts your life, it's time for a reality check.


Mental health

Curious about mental health? Discover what shapes the definitions of mental health and mental illness.

Risk factors


Take control of your mood and health. Explore the many depression treatment options and learn coping skills.

Treatments and drugs


Psychotherapy is one way to treat many mental illnesses. See how therapy is used and which type may be best for you.

Sep. 29, 2011