The term, an acronym for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, refers to a mental health condition that affects one in 100 children worldwide. It is characterised by recurrent, unwanted thoughts which lead to anxieties manifesting as repetitive behaviours.
Overlapping Behavioral Characteristics & Related Mental Health Diagnoses in Children -- this is a GREAT chart for parents who are trying to figure out what actions of their kiddo is what part of mental health (many parents have children with multiple diagnoses and are trying to figure out "is this behavior the ADHD or the anxiety?, etc."
Pay Attention to your Gut Bacteria How gut bacteria affects the brain and body infographic "We are more bacteria than we are human. Mounting research has suggested that the bacteria living in our digestive tract play a significant role in overall health. Here are some of the physical and mental health conditions that have been linked to imbalances in gut flora."
Mental Health Community Programs In addition to the inpatient and outpatient mental health services delivered at Rouge Valley's two hospital campuses, we also provide services within the community. These services help to support people with mental health conditions to live more stable and independent lives.