Diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses. Could you please answer a few questions? - Answered in Psychiatry

Hello doctor, I am doing research regarding diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses ... Neurotic disorders are those psychiatric illnesses in which patient maintains contact with reality and they have insight about that they have experienced mental health problems ... In other patients if the psychiatric illness particularly depression and anxiety is not improving for a long time with drugs, we go for TFT … View thread »

Is a desire to have a mental illness a disorder by itself? - Answered in Psychiatry

Basically, I desire to have a mental illness, I have been even faking certain symptoms ... To be exact, I do actually have mental health problems, I am diagnosed with Asperger&rsquo ... Is a strong desire of having an illness a part of that disorder … View thread »

I get negative thoughts periodically. Is this a mental illness? - Answered in Psychiatry

I feel stuck with this mental condition ... Is this some kind of disorder or mental illnessView thread »

Stress in a Broad Perspective - More Than Merely a Mental Illness!! - Published in Healthy Living (Wellness & Prevention)

Stress is not just a mental illness ... of mental illness hospitals and psychiatrists ... Many people feel stress as only a psychiatric illness and because it is sometimes taken as a stigma if you go for a psychiatric evaluation, huge number of patients remain undiagnosed and untreated for years … View thread »

Can blushing while getting too much attention be due to mental illness? - Answered in Psychiatry

Is it possible that I have some kind of mental illness or maybe autism ... First of all, this is not a serious mental issue … View thread »

Schizophrenia - a mental disorder - Published in Emotional and Mental Health

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that makes it hard for individual to differentiate between what is real and unreal, think clearly, manage emotions, relate to others, and function normally ... I hope this article helps the readers and their needy family members to spread awareness about this debilitating illnessView thread »

Psychotic Disorders: Types and Recovery - Published in Emotional and Mental Health

Psychosis is not a disease in itself, but a symptom that accompanies various mental health conditions ... Schizophrenia: It is a mental health condition where symptoms of psychosis persist for more extended periods of time, that is, six months or longer … View thread »

How soon will relapse occur after stopping bipolar medications? - Answered in Psychiatry

Bipolar illness is a severe mental illnessView thread »

Why am I getting mental images of my past? - Answered in Internal Medicine

Hello doctor, I have been suffering from what I think are mental problems since last year ... For some reason, I became convinced that I had a mental illness, and I began researching my symptoms ... Do I have a mental illnessView thread »

Psychosis: When Your Mind Deceives You - Published in Emotional and Mental Health

Psychosis is a mental disorder where there is difficulty in differentiating between reality and imaginary sights, sounds, smell, tastes, emotions, and behavior ... Once they are ruled out, the doctor will pinpoint a mental illness as the cause based on family history, medical history, personal history and physical examination … View thread »

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