This week, I watched a couple of patients talking during a group therapy session, and what they said made me think. They were having a discussion about how to regulate your mood, when this young man said the following: “You’re sad? Medicate that. You’re happy? Medicate that. If you lost your grandmother, and you’re grieving, … Continue reading Crazy People Changing the World
The dictionary defines psychosis as mental disorder characterized by symptoms that indicate impaired contact with reality. The DSM 5 defines schizophrenia spectrum disorders through a cluster of behaviors, including disorganized speech, abnormal motor behavior, delusions, and hallucinations that have an impact of the individual’s level of functioning. We define schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders by … Continue reading What’s Psychosis Got To Do With It?
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