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Latter-day Saint Psychologist: Why You Might Still Struggle with Anxiety (or Other Mental Health Issues) Despite Your Best Efforts

by Dr. David T. Morgan | November 23, 2019 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I recently experienced a couple of events that taught me about why some trials persist even though we are w...

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Forgotten Fathers: How Men Suffering from Postpartum Depression Can Find Mental and Spiritual Relief

by Ashli Kristine Hansen | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When a couple has a new baby, we instinctively ask the new mother how she is holding up, but how often do w...

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How 2 Bible Stories Shaped My Perspective on Mental Illness

by Spencer Hyde | Makes You Think

At 6 years old, I realized I cared more about the number of times the windshield wipers moved back and fort...

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For Those Struggling with Mental Illness: 4 Messages from Church Leaders You Need to Hear

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One in four people worldwide will be affected by mental illness or neurological disorders at one point in t...

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Latter-day Saint Journalist Shares Honest, Raw Story of Depression to Bring Hope to Others

by Trent Toone, for LDS Living | Makes You Think Mormon Life

There was a time when Jane Clayson Johnson felt so depressed that she planned her own funeral and secretly ...

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Why I’m Not Afraid of Mental Health Counseling Anymore

by LDS.org | Makes You Think

"Getting the help you need is not a sign of weakness or failure. Heavenly Father wants us to be healthy, me...

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How We Can Dispel Mental Illness Myths + The Story Behind the "Mental Health Hymn"

by Jane Clayson Johnson, excerpted from "Silent Souls Weeping: Depression—Sharing Stories, Finding Hope" | Makes You Think

This story originally appeared in the  January/February 2019 issue  of  LDS Living magazine ...

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Elder Cornish Talks Mental Illness, Suicide, and Finding Hope in Powerful Podcast

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is part of a transcript for the Deseret News podcast "Therefor, what?" Listen to the podcast ...

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3 Powerful Lessons Having a Mission Companion with Depression Taught Me About God's Love

by Lucy Stevenson | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Throughout my service as a full-time missionary, I was blessed to serve closely with many people who touche...

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Mental Disabilities at Church: How Ward Members and Parents Can Help

by Kim and Kurt Zalewski | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One Sunday, when our 14-year-old son, Brian, attempted to sit through sacrament meeting, he lost control an...