3 Baffling Depression Treatments and Why They Might Work

3 Baffling Depression Treatments and Why They Might Work

[ ♪ INTRO ] As many as one-fifth of people experience depression at some point in their lives. Thankfully, for most, antidepressants and psychotherapy can reduce symptoms dramatically. But they don’t work for everyone. So doctors and scientists have been looking for ways to help people with treatment-resistant depression. And they seem to have found […]

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Full Employment and the Swedish Model

Full Employment and the Swedish Model

PAUL JAY: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Baltimore. We’re continuing our series of interviews with Bob Pollin about his new book, Back to Full Employment. And he joins us again from Amherst, Massachusetts, where he is codirector and founder of the PERI institute. Thanks for joining us again, Bob. […]

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Call Of Duty Cosplay Saved My Life

Call Of Duty Cosplay Saved My Life

If I could switch places with the victim, I would. Because, at the end of the day, I failed a person’s life. The event happened in September of 2016. I was diagnosed with PTSD in May of 2017. Being a registered first aider, one night I was on duty and I was called outside because […]

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How Psychotherapy Works

How Psychotherapy Works

When one is in a bad place in one’s head, the modern world offers three main sources of solace: psychiatric medication, CBT and psychotherapy. Each has its own advantages and drawbacks. Medication can be exemplary in a crisis, at points when the mind is so under siege from fear, anxiety or despair that thinking things […]

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Self-Employment is Customized Employment

Self-Employment is Customized Employment

>My name is Tanna Skarniak. I am from Grand Island, Nebraska and I actually own my own business. It is TS Preservation Specialist. I do property preservation to work on foreclosed homes and homes in bankruptcy. Before I owned my own business I really couldn’t hold down a job. I felt sick all the time, […]

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Jobseeking Explained – What is Supported Employment?

Jobseeking Explained – What is Supported Employment?

[Music] What is Supported Employment ? As a job seeker with a disability are you finding it hard to get the job you want ? Supported Employement Services can help match you with the right job to suit your unique ability, skills and interests The job coach will meet you to get to know you […]

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An Older Boy Took Advantage Of Me

An Older Boy Took Advantage Of Me

I remember I was at my stepdads house for my little sister’s father’s side of the family and I was watching TV with my stuffed cousins. Two young girls I’m the eldest boy. Time passes and the two girls have left and I’m left alone with the eldest boy…watching TV while the adults are outside […]

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Mean Mom

Mean Mom

There are people in our lives that make us feel safe, and loved, and respected. And then, for some of us out there, there are people in our lives that are supposed to make us safe, and loved and respected, but the don’t do their job. My entire life I’ve had a wonderful father, who […]

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