Depression Influences Perception of Time

A new review reported in PsychCentral suggests that time is experienced differently by people suffering from depression than it is by the general population. People suffering from depression often perceive time as passing by extremely slow, or even as standing still....
Research Shows Mental Illness Predicts Subsequent Alcohol Abuse: Implications for Choosing a Dual Diagnosis Treatment Program

Research Shows Mental Illness Predicts Subsequent Alcohol Abuse: Implications for Choosing a Dual Diagnosis Treatment Program

How are mental illness and substance abuse related to one another? Some models propose that increased mental illness causes subsequent worsening substance abuse. Other models propose the reverse, namely that increased substance abuse causes subsequent worsening mental...