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Brain and Behavioral Health

Your mental health touches everything you do from your personal relationships and work performance, to your physical health and the ability to lead a fulfilling life. One out of four Rhode Islanders will experience a mental illness in their lifetime, such as depression, anxiety, or an addiction. Let the brain and behavioral health experts at Butler Hospital and Care New England guide you in your pursuit of wellness. We can help you, your family, and friends have a healthier mind by learning how to prevent illness, and we can help you find your way back to health when you’re not feeling well.

Featured Posts in Brain and Behavioral Health

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Anxiety, How One Student Learned to Cope

Meet Daniel, a college student who eventually had to learn how to cope with his anxiety.
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Empowering Women in Recovery

Recovery is possible. But for women, recovery means so much more than just getting sober.
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Antidepressants and Pregnancy, Autism Risk?

News reports have suggested that antidepressant use during pregnancy increases the risk of autism in children. Specialists at Women & Infants and Butler Hospital weigh in.

Recent Posts in Brain and Behavioral Health

Maternal Mental Health

In recognition of World Maternal Mental Health Day, Women & Infants Hospital recently hosted a live Facebook chat from three busy moms about how they take care of themselves physically and emotionally. Learn More.
May 4th, 2016|

Postpartum Depression – Asking for Help on Mother’s Day

I try to focus on the small joys, but too many of these paragraphs are followed by words of dark sadness and overwhelm, the desire to escape this thing called motherhood which is supposed to be so ultimately fulfilling.
May 4th, 2016|

Nursing Enhances One Man’s Future

Meet Omar, a young man who used drugs and alcohol to ease the pain and anxiety of his epileptic seizures until one day he decided to get help.
May 4th, 2016|

Anxiety, How One Student Learned to Cope

Meet Daniel, a college student who eventually had to learn how to cope with his anxiety.
April 27th, 2016|

Addiction and Recovery: Committing to the Process

For many people battling addiction, the path to recovery is not straight and narrow.
March 23rd, 2016|
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