“Hope,” the word seems to just roll off our tongues so easily. “I hope the Cardinals win.” I hope it doesn’t rain today.” I hope we get there on time.” But, what happens when it comes to personal issues? What then? A lost job, a diagnosis you were not expecting to hear. Where is hope then?
Hope is defined as a “confident desire: a feeling that something desirable is likely to happen.” There are scores of people needing to recapture a sense of hope in their lives and perhaps you are one of those people.
The following articles are written with you in mind. Each week a different article will be posted that is meant to give you and others like you, New Hope. A hope that, no matter the circumstances, no matter the struggle you face, there is hope. If, after reading the article, you need to talk to someone, please feel free to contact New Hope Behavioral Health at 573-860-1601(02).
Like Robin Williams, many people struggle in silence with Depression while appearing to others to be “on top of the world. If you are struggling with Depression, Substance Abuse or any other type of mental illness, please…for your sake and those who love and care about you…talk to someone…let them know of your struggle. You can call us at New Hope Behavioral Health at 573-860-1602 any time of the day or night.
Anxiety is a normal human emotion that everyone experiences at times. But when anxiety becomes constant and overwhelming, the results can be crippling.
Having a physical illness can cause you to feel "down" or sad. But if the sadness is severe or long-lasting, there may be an unrecognized link: clinical depression co-occurring with a medical condition. Recognize the link: don't ignore mental health as a part of overall health. Get professional treatment for depression. Hope is only a phone call away! Call 1-573-860-1602.