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Genetic test could match mentally ill patients with the best drug by Kathy J. Patient Expert The Times reports on a genetic test that predicts how patients with mental illnesses such as depression and schizophrenia will respond to drugs is to be offered to British doctors, in a step
A Blood Test for Diagnosing Mental Illness? by Jeremiah D. Doctor of Philosophy This MSNBC article discusses recent research into diagnosing certain mental health issues..., such as a situation where the test says one thing, but the client indicates they are experiencing something different...
5 Ways to Support a Mentally Ill Loved One by Kate McLaughlin. Patient ExpertHealth Maven   1. Be willing to talk honestly, without judgment or shame. 2. Encourage them to openly communicate with their medical team. 3. Invite and include them in activities that have always been fun. 4. Be an example
4 Ways Mentally Ill Become “Athletes of the Mind” | Trauma Informed Systems by Larry Drain Healthy Living Professional 4 Ways Mentally Ill Become “Athletes of the Mind” | Trauma Informed Systems
Mental health diagnosis: neither felony or terminal illness by Larry Drain Healthy Living Professional illness.  Too often, way too often it is.  Much of mental health reform is simply the effort to increase the justice in the lives of those diagnosed with mental illness in a system and cultural context that assumes...
Have You Ever Loved Someone So Much? [Mental Illness] by Charlotte H. Patient Expert that I never realize how mentally ill I am while I’m in the midst of it. Babysitting Turbo Jennie’s infant (she’s 4... we took every precaution to deal with my mental illness. It helped. But not enough. Instead of first...
Test for mental and physical disorders by Jennifer J. Patient Expert We have a lot in common in Canada, with our friends in Australia, especially being in the land of Commonwealth. I often listen to podcasts from down under. The latest, Innovations, presented an interesting diagnostic tool.
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Graduating from college despite serious mental illness by Jennifer aka Beautiful MInd Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook believe them. I had studied for the test, with one of those SAT prep books, but I had not thought... there looked at some I.Q. test scores I had from when I was first in a psychiatric hospital at age 16...
Are Mentally Ill a Threat in Nursing Home Environments by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert show nearly 125,000 young and middle-aged adults with serious mental illness lived in U.S. nursing homes last year..., up front, as part of their disclosure the number of persons suffering from mental illness that are living...

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