Mind Health Blog

Why is Therapy so expensive?

So why is therapy so expensive? Real Quick: Connect with us today through our patient portal by clicking the”Patients” button in the top right! Therapy, a crucial aspect of mental health care, has been a topic of discussion due to its often hefty price tag. In this article, we delve into the factors that contribute…

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Michigan Auto Insurance Reforms: Impact on Access to Specialized Care for Traumatic Brain Injury Victims

In a significant development for Michigan’s auto insurance system, State Senators Sarah Anthony (D-Lansing) and Mary Cavanagh (D-Redford Twp.) have recently introduced a series of legislative measures. These bills are aimed at reforming the state’s auto insurance system and ensuring improved access to care for individuals who have suffered severe injuries in car accidents. These…

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Warm Hearts, Warm Bodies: Why Donating Winter Clothes Matters to Our Community and Us

Winter is a season that brings a certain charm with its frosty mornings, cozy evenings by the fireplace, and the promise of holidays. However, it’s essential to remember that not everyone experiences winter in the same way. For many individuals in need, winter can be an extremely challenging and even life-threatening time. That’s why at…

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Celebrating Women’s Health and Fitness: The Vital Role of Physical Therapy

In a world that often celebrates external beauty, it’s crucial to remember that true beauty and strength come from within. Women’s Health and Fitness Day serves as a reminder of the incredible power of the female body and the importance of nurturing it. This celebration not only spotlights women’s health and fitness but also underscores…

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Navigating the Darkness: Understanding and Coping with Seasonal Depression

As the days grow shorter and the temperatures drop, many people find themselves grappling with more than just winter blues. Seasonal depression, also known as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), is a mood disorder that affects millions of individuals worldwide during specific seasons, most commonly in the fall and winter months. In this blog post, we’ll…

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The Healing Power of Journaling: 5 Benefits for your Mental Health

In the fast-paced world we live in, stress and the daily grind can take a toll on our mental and physical health. We all need an outlet, a way to process our thoughts and emotions, and find a sense of balance in our lives. One often-overlooked tool that offers remarkable benefits for our well-being is…

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What is Executive Functioning?

Do you often plan for an upcoming trip? Pay attention to traffic or to what a waiter is saying? Find yourself multitasking when watching your children and making dinner? Or bite your tongue when someone or something angers you?   Chances are you have and have done it quite easily. That is your executive functioning…

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What illnesses are common with scoliosis?

Scoliosis awareness month is here. While the physical implications of scoliosis are well-known, it’s important to shed light on the common illnesses that often accompany this condition. By unraveling these hidden connections, we can provide a deeper understanding of the challenges faced by individuals living with scoliosis. Chronic Pain: The Unseen Tyrant For many individuals…

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Embracing the Unseen Battle: The Importance of Men’s Mental Health

In a society often dictated by societal norms and expectations,  men’s mental health remains shrouded in silence. Men, burdened by the weight of societal pressures, often neglect their emotional well-being, relegating their struggles to the realm of invisibility. At Life Skills Village we aim to shed light on this important issue and emphasize the crucial…

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Celebrating Autism Pride Day: Understanding Autism’s Positive Impact

Today , the global community comes together to celebrate Autism Pride Day, a time to recognize and honor the unique talents, strengths, and perspectives of individuals on the autism spectrum. This day serves as a reminder to embrace diversity, promote acceptance, and celebrate the remarkable qualities that make each person with autism truly exceptional. Additionally,…

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