The risk of suicide in patients with mental disorders is 5-15 times higher than that for patients without co-existent mental disorders. Around 90% of individuals who die by suicide have mental illness, although this varies globally. Around 25% in the UK have been in contact with mental health services prior to death. Risk is thought to be greatly increased following discharge from inpatient mental health wards, although inpatient suicides have reduced significantly over a period of 20 years. So what do you think will be the best way to handle this scenario..?
by Virginia Davis3 years ago
Mental disorders. True or false?I was taught my entire life that mental disorders do not exist and that they are a thing of the mind and after all... you control your own mind. Depression is a weakness, just simply...
by KristenLNewsome6 years ago
What are your views and opinions on people with mental disorders,Such as bipolar,split...personality and Post Dramatic Stress Disorder?
by Rare Pearls5 years ago
How can BIPOLAR DISORDERS b differentiated from other mental disorders, what are d criteria?how do you treat it n it's prognosis?
by Christin Sander4 years ago
Is there an actual disorder that causes people to feel they are victimized by everyone in life?Some people I have noticed have a tendency to feel they are always a victim to others. They never accept...
by Leland Johnson6 hours ago
The federal government could declare a state of emergency and post at least 2 well trained, armed personnel, either police or military, within our public schools. Gunmen attack soft targets. They like to...
by Dana Strang5 years ago
Can pets suffer from mental disorders like people do?I have an inbred cat and sometimes I swear, if he was a child he would be autistic. I don't mean that lossley at all. I have studied psychology and I have an autistic...
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