A traumatic crisis is caused by a sudden, unexpected and intense incident. The event produces a significant emotional shock that temporarily overwhelms the individual. Traumatic crisis is a reaction to an event which threatens the essential aspects of life.
A harmful addiction can develop for any activity or substance that causes feelings of pleasure (eating, drugs, games...).
The education and tasks of people working in mental health care differ from each other. There are many professional titles and roles, which may sometimes confuse the client. This section briefly describes the professional titles and tasks.
Mental health can be strenghtened. You can find help, exercises and information on the mieli.fi website. Promote good mental health and share the site with your friends and colleagues.
In everyday life, the word ‘depression’ may refer to many different things. The phenomenon becomes hard to understand as the word is used to describe both an emotion and a mental disorder.
Seeking help for adolescents suffering from mental health problems
Psychological problems are quite common during adolescence. It has been estimated that about one in every five adolescents experiences depression, anxiety or excessive irritability, which has a negative effect on family relationships and friendship, as well as on school and hobbies.
Strength, compassion and self-care to go through the pandemic
How to manage and react to the stressful and rapidly changing COVID-19 crisis in our lives? We need to channel our energy into the resourceful powers of strength, compassion, and cooperation.
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MIELI Mental Health Finland
Maistraatinportti 4 A, 7th floor
telephone +358 9 615 516
Difficult situations in life
We are faced with many kinds of situations and phases in our lives. Some of them are positive and bring us joy, while others are challenging, even difficult.