There’s exciting research about how biochemistry affects mental health coming out of the Walsh Research Institute in Illinois.

His book titled Nutrient Power describes how to restore mental health using nutrients rather than drugs. Dr. Walsh has had success in working with more than 30,000 patients with conditions ranging from depression to schizophrenia.

Here’s an illustration from the book that details the 5 biotypes of depression:


He also discusses other important factors that can cause biochemical imbalances that may lead to mental illness, such as copper toxicity:

copper toxicity

There are many factors involved in biochemistry balancing. It can at times seem overwhelming. If you trust that everything you need to know will be revealed to you in perfect timing, this will help lessen the overload you may feel. An excellent Facebook support group with knowledgeable people is the Biochemical Therapy Support Group.