Behavioral Health Signs & Symptoms

Behavioral health covers a wide variety of disorders, including: anxiety, depression, eating disorders, schizophrenia, and more. These illnesses are brain disorders that can appear for a variety of reasons, such as genetics and many different kinds of life experiences. It is important to understand that these illnesses are also common and treatable.

To learn about behavioral health signs and symptoms, please explore the resources below:

Anxiety

There are a wide variety of anxiety disorders, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and panic disorder. Learn how anxiety affects mental health.

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels, and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks.

Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder is a serious mental illness marked by unstable moods, behavior, and relationships.

Dementia

Dementia is a term used to describe the loss of a person’s brain function. Dementia affects thinking, judgment, memory, language, and behavior.

Depression

Depression interferes with daily life and can cause pain for both you and those who care about you. Depression is a common, but serious illness.

Grief

Grief can affect us at any time for any number of reasons. This section offers information on grief and how to cope with unexpected circumstances.

Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe, and disabling brain disorder that can lead to symptoms that are difficult to deal with and cause instability.

Substance Use

Substance use often co-occurs with mental illness, making it difficult to detect and treat.

Suicide

Suicidal behavior is complex. Some risk factors vary with age, gender, or ethnic group and may occur in combination or change over time.

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