You may have had one or many very upsetting, frightening, or traumatic things happen to you in your life, or …Read the Rest
Tag Archives: Delusions
Delusions are typical symptom of various mental disorders, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder, and schizophreniform disorder. …Read the Rest
Psychosis, aka Psychotic Features, is associated with the manic phase of bipolar I disorder, schizophrenia, and schizoaffective disorder. Other conditions where psychosis may be present include postpartum psychosis, dementia, depressive episodes, Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis. The use of certain illegal drugs, including methamphetamine, can bring on psychotic episodes.
Sometimes people confuse three mental disorders, only one of which could be called “common” within the population – bipolar disorder …Read the Rest
A patient’s support system may come from several sources, including the family, a professional residential or day program provider, shelter …Read the Rest