Many things can lead to a divorce or break-up, and likewise, people react to it in many different ways. The nature of the relationship and things leading to the break-up affect how you accept the new situation.
End of a relationship
Concern over a loved one
Mental disorders are common and their degree of severity varies a lot: the milder disorders only slightly interfere with everyday life, whereas the most severe disorders may reduce the patient’s ability to function almost into non-existence.
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.
Adolescents and crisis
Adolescents may experience very strong reactions and need for help after a life-altering event. It is more natural for adolescents to seek support among their friends instead of their family or professional help.
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.
Past projects of the Finnish Association for Mental Health.
Being diagnosed with a mental disorder usually requires weeks or months of symptoms and several visits to the doctor.
Concern over the suicidal thoughts of a loved one
Suicidal talks are often upsetting and it may be difficult to take an open attitude towards them; even listening to them can be distressing.
A harmful addiction can develop for any activity or substance that causes feelings of pleasure (eating, drugs, games...).