The myth of the San Antonio Mental Asylum has been discovered. People from all over have come to see the haunted asylum, haunted it may have been, but was it a mental asylum.
Many people have misconceptions about life inside a psychiatric hospital. This article clarifies some of that information with reality-based examples.
Imagine being buried in your home by your own junk with excessive items and trash everywhere. Is hoarding a mental illness? Or a case of being a slob? How does someone become a hoarder?
An informative article about some phobias that sufferers might experience from sunrise to sunset.
Phobias are emotional reactions that often interfere with one’s life on a chronic basis or acutely when the person is confronted with certain situations. While everyone has fears, people afflicted with phobias will often suffer from panic attacks...
What is schizophrenia and what is dissociative identity disorder? Aren't they the same thing?
Do you know how psychosis or neurosis are defined, on a medical level, what the signs and symptoms are, or how they are treated? Simple definitions and the differences between the two are highlighted below.
Psychopaths are dangerous. Experts have identified characteristics that will help determine if a child has psychopathic tendencies.
It can be dubbed the Silent Killer mostly because it hides in the shadows of our mind, undetectable, highly resilient to our thought process and if left untreated could induce serious damage. Our life nowadays are highly fast paced. Fierce...
Interesting facts for service users about psychiatrists in the UK