In-depth

Alternative medicine

Acupuncture

Find out how acupuncture works, who should avoid it and what conditions it can treat.

Pet therapy

Therapy animals can provide comfort during illness and help speed recovery.

Causes

Alcoholism

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

Coping and support

Mental health: Overcoming the stigma of mental illness

Take on damaging judgments based on false stereotypes.

Symptoms

Childhood mental illness

Is your child dealing with a mental health condition? Recognize the warning signs.

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.

Psychotherapy

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

Apr. 15, 2014