Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, PTSD, is most commonly associated with military personnel who have experienced a traumatic episode during wartime. Although PTSD has been tied to war veterans, it is also a prevalent mental disorder for people who have gone through a life-altering and highly stressful event. A new study is reporting that PTSD afflicts.. read more →

  MENTAL ILLNESS IS COMMON Lifetime risk of depression is about 1 in 3, meaning about 400,000 people in Western New York will experience it at some point. About 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. – 43.8 million people – experiences mental illness in a given year. Almost 1 in 25 adults in the.. read more →

Ask artist Gemma Correll, and she’ll tell you living with anxiety is like living in a real-life horror movie. Actually, don’t ask her — simply click on her recent comic book-style illustrations and you’ll see an anxiety attack can begin when someone decides to call you instead of text. The illustrations are based on Correll’s own “anxieties and neuroticisms,” she.. read more →