Psychiatric diagnosis is serious, but not always addressed with due care. Applying changes from DSM-V 2013 requires care, but some will use outdated editions or practice without a manual at all.
People say, "You're psycho!" The problem is, people may not know what psychosis is, and they may be misusing the word. Psychotic actually means experiencing hallucinations or delusions.
Why do people participate in unhealthy behaviors, and why is it so difficult to quit?
The terms “psychosis” and “psychotic” are misunderstood by much of the public. Here are the facts.
This article explains this narcissistic personality disorder with all of their traits. Mayo Clinic's list of possible causes is discussed.
Identity changes are inevitable when you are diagnosed with a mental illness.
Understanding Trichotillomania, who it affects, and treatment options that are effective from a scientific standpoint.
More information on Trichotillomania, it's symptoms and treamtment. You are not alone.
When our daughter was suspected of having schizoaffective disorder, it was time for us to do some investigating. We found that it is a combination of the symptoms manifested in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. The resulting psychotic break required our daughter to be in the mental health unit...
1. To chew cud. 2. To turn a matter over and over in the mind. v.tr. To reflect on something over and over again. Chewing the cud is a phrase that probably first was coined a few thousand years ago on a hill near Athens. “What are you...