Anxiety Archives - Page 2 of 2 - Ben Michaelis, PhD

"One Big Thing You Can Do to Help a Loved One with Depression" – Yahoo! Health

  If you know someone struggling with depression, some simple words can make a positive difference. If Padalecki was impacted by positive affirmations, could they be helpful for other people suffering from depression? Absolutely, says clinical psychologist Ben Michaelis, PhD, author of Your Next Big Thing: 10 Small Steps to Get Moving and Get Happy. Positive affirmations […]

Rene Russo Has Bipolar Disorder. How She—and Other Women—Are Helping Make It OK to Talk About Mental Health

In an episode of The Queen Latifah Show that airs on Oct. 30, Rene Russo reveals something about her that none of us knew: She has bipolar disorder and is treating it regularly with medications. Here’s the clip. So Queen Latifah asks Rene (and Jake Gyllenhaal)—who are out and about promoting their new movie, Nightcrawler, these days—to reveal something they’ve had to push […]