Sean Jackson

Sean Jackson

Sean Jackson is a freelance writer specializing in mental health topics. He has an undergraduate degree in psychology, a graduate degree in counseling, and more than a decade of experience working in mental health, teaching psychology, and writing about the human condition.

Articles worked on by Sean Jackson

Medically Reviewed
  • 16th Nov 2022
  • Est. 13 minutes read

Alcohol-induced neurocognitive disorder is characterized by memory loss, personality changes, and disturbances to other mental functions and occurs in individuals...

Medically Reviewed
  • 21st Nov 2022
  • Est. 11 minutes read

Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is a group of brain disorders caused by atrophy of the frontal and temporal lobes. The condition...

  • Written by Sean Jackson
  • Clinically Reviewed by Amy Shelby
Medically Reviewed
  • 22nd Nov 2022
  • Est. 15 minutes read

Post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is a serious mental condition that can occur in people who experience or witness a...

Medically Reviewed
  • 22nd Nov 2022
  • Est. 10 minutes read

Tourette syndrome, also known as tourette’s, is a nervous system condition in which a person has tics.[1] These tics can...

Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 9 minutes read

Hallmarks of avoidant personality disorder include acute shyness and avoidance of social situations due to fear of criticism and extreme...

Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 9 minutes read

Fluoxetine is an antidepressant medication commonly sold under the brand name Prozac that’s useful in treating mood disorders, bulimia nervosa,...

Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 9 minutes read

Phenelzine, or Nardil as it’s typically called, is a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) used to treat depression. Most side effects...

Medically Reviewed
  • 21st Oct 2022
  • Est. 7 minutes read

Reboxetine, commonly known as Edronax, is an antidepressant used to treat major depression in adults. However, its use has the...

Medically Reviewed
  • 21st Dec 2022
  • Est. 11 minutes read

Hypersomnia refers to a condition that involves excessive daytime sleepiness. Hypersomnia might be neurologically-based or caused by medications, drinking too...

Medically Reviewed
  • 12th Jan 2023
  • Est. 10 minutes read

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are commonly caused by trauma. PTSD and BPD also share various...

Medically Reviewed
  • 16th Jan 2023
  • Est. 10 minutes read

Premenstrual dysphoric disorder is a severe form of premenstrual syndrome with symptoms including depression, anxiety, and gastrointestinal disturbances, among many...

Medically Reviewed
  • 1st Feb 2023
  • Est. 10 minutes read

Narcissistic sociopaths seek to ingratiate themselves with power, money, pleasure, and other niceties and do so at the expense of...