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“7 Things You Do Every Day That People Think Are Creepy AF'” – Romper

Unless you work as a tour guide for haunted houses, you’re probably not intentionally giving folks the heebie jeebies. Some behaviors, however, are downright unnerving no matter how inadvertent they may be. If people step back in the elevator or give you side-eye on a regular basis and you don’t know why, it could have […]

Elon Musk: What is bipolar disorder? – Fox News

Dr. Ben Michaelis contributes to Fox News segment on bipolar disorder and its most common symptoms after Billionaire Elon Musk revealed he’s bipolar. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

What Is Bipolar Disorder? What Psychiatrists Want You to Know – HealthiNation

Treatment can be lifesaving for this complicated mental illness. Bipolar disorder is more than just, say, intense mood swings; this mental health disorder can take a dramatic toll on patients’ lives, affecting their ability to succeed at work, maintain healthy relationships, and take care of responsibilities like managing finances. It may also be more common […]

Schizoaffective Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Schizoaffective Disorder experience a combination of psychotic symptoms, such as hallucinations or delusions, and experience emotional problems such as depression or mania. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Schizoaffective Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

Schizotypal Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Schizotypal Personality Disorder are often described as odd or eccentric and usually feel extreme discomfort with maintaining close relationships with others. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Schizotypal Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

Schizoid Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People who suffer from Schizoid Personality Disorder tend to avoid social activities. They often have difficulty expressing emotions and when they do express themselves they have a very restricted range. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Schizoid Personality Disorder. Thanks for watching!”– Dr. Ben Michaelis

“Sneaky Ways Your Partner’s Parents Can Affect Your Relationship” – The List

When it comes to dating, there are a lot of things that can go wrong. But sometimes it’s not what you’re doing that’s causing problems in your relationship, it’s the parents. Whether yours or your partner’s, parents can certainly have a way of butting in where they shouldn’t and can turn your relationship sour. To […]

Avoidant Personality Disorder in a Minute

“People with Avoidant Personality Disorder experience feelings of inadequacy and are extremely sensitive to what others think about them. In today’s One Minute Diagnosis video, I will talk about the clues clinicians use to recognize Avoidant Personality Disorder. Thank you for watching.” – Dr. Ben Michaelis