Effects of Depression

What is an organic mental disorder

Mental Health Insight: Organic Disorders

Neurocognitive dysfunctions lead to impaired mental functioning. These impairments are grouped under the umbrella term “Organic Disorders,” which has now been replaced by “neurocognitive disorders.” Moreover, this term is sometimes used interchangeably with organic brain syndrome (OBS). Such conditions can be short-term…

Depression and Brain Functioning

How Depression Influences Brain Functioning

Depression is generally understood in terms of emotions and moods. For most people, it is about low moments and the presence or absence of certain emotions. However, depression is more than this.
Major depressive disorder can impair a person’s ability to function normally as it affects how one feels, thinks, and acts…