In-depth

Causes

Alcoholism

Alcoholism is a physical and psychological dependence on alcohol that can cause serious health and social problems. But treatment can help.

Complications

Suicide and suicidal thoughts

Understand the warning signs and causes of suicide. You may be able to save a life — possibly your own.

Risk factors

Borderline personality disorder

Borderline personality disorder is distressing for both those who have it and those around them. With proper treatment, though, life can be more enjoyable.

Tests and diagnosis

Complete blood count

A complete blood count can be used to evaluate your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.

Treatments and drugs

Cognitive behavioral therapy

Cognitive behavioral therapy is one of the most common types of psychotherapy. It focuses on specific issues and goals to improve your life.

Mental health providers

Looking for a mental health provider but not sure where to start? Here are tips, questions to ask and issues to consider.

Psychotherapy

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

Jan. 31, 2014

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