Is imagined oppression a mental disorder?

Answer On One Hand: Not a Mental Disorder"Imagined oppression," or the incorrect belief that one is being oppressed by an authority such as the government, one's employer or society at large, is not a men... Read More »

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If a person with a severe mental disorder raises a child, can that child develop the disorder?

Some disorders, like schizophrenia, are generic. Depression is also genetic, but can also be "situational", a response to trauma or environment. However, 2 children raised under the same conditions... Read More »

Is compulsive digging a mental disorder?

On One Hand: Compulsive BehaviorCompulsive digging can be indicative of an underlying mental disorder. If someone is constantly obsessing about the digging and then compulsively acting on it he co... Read More »

What mental disorder did Ridgway have?

Gary Ridgway, also known as the Green River killer, display traits of anti-social personality disorder. As a result, he is unable to feel empathy or sympathize with the feelings of others. Ridgway ... Read More »

How to Cope With Having a Mental Disorder on the Internet?

Cyber-bullying and general rudeness is prevalent today on the internet. People may struggle to look cool and be popular, only to be insulted for acting in an "irritating" way. People with mental di... Read More »