Mental Illness

A person’s mental health impacts all other aspects of their health, including sexual health. Specific mental illnesses can have a variety of effects on a person’s sexual health and well-being. In this section you will find resources that address this intersection. These resources do not replace medical advice from a health care professional.

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SEX Talks - Bipolar DisorderInfo sheets and pamphletsBipolar Disorder and sexual health2019Sexual Health Centre Lunenburg County
SEX Talks - Borderline Personality DisorderInfo sheets and pamphletsBorderline Personality Disorder and sexual health2019Sexual Health Centre Lunenburg County
SEX Talks - SchizophreniaInfo sheets and pamphletsSchizophrenia and sexual health2019Sexual Health Centre Lunenburg County
How Does Mental Health Affect Sexual Health?Info sheets and pamphletsMental illness and sexual health2019Pictou County Centre for Sexual Health
Sexual Health and Anxiety Information SheetInfo sheets and pamphletsAnxiety and sexual health2019Sexual Health Centre Cumberland County
Body Dysmorphic Disorder BookletInfo sheets and pamphletsBody Dysmorphic Disorder and sexual health2019Cape Breton Centre for Sexual Health
Any Other Girl Videos (first-person)Mental Illness, sexual health, relationships2019Pictou County Sexual Health Centre