Archive for mental illness

Recent Insights Concerning the Diagnosis of Mental Illness

When a person with mental illness receives a change in diagnosis, this is often troubling to them and their family members. Recent research indicates that a change in diagnosis may be due to the nature of mental illness. Considerable evidence indicates that the familiar diagnostic categories (e.g. schizophrenia and bipolar disorder) are not nearly as […]

Mental Illness, Treatments, Coping & Practical Help

Resources for Coping with Mental Illnesses Helping a Loved One with Mental IllnessMental Health Screening ToolsMental Illnesses and TreatmentsPractical HelpYouthSelf-Care and GeneralCriminal Justice Helping a Loved One with Mental Illness Resources for Coping with, Preparing for, and Preventing Crises Family-to-Family provides education and support for family members who have a loved one with mental illness. Communicating […]