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Diagnosing Common Mental Health IllnessesDestigmatisationhappensslowly,Itrequiresconfronting andunderstanding.Thisvideoandothers(likebelow)are recommendedbyTheSouthAfricanDepressionandAnxiety Group (SADAG)Found Here
Seeking Better Ways to Treat the Lows of Bipolar Disorder.Distinguishingbetweenregulardepressionandbipolardisorder isoneofthetoughestcallspsychiatristsface. Thesymptomsare oftensimilar,butmedicationsthateasedepressioncanmake ....... read more.
Survival in the Urban Jungle.My bipolar story. Chris Werner.It was in February 2006 whilst on a countrywide business tour where I, at the age of 55 was training our sales teams on the technical aspects and sales techniques of our products that it was brought to my attention by my superiors that I was acting “out of character”.On my return from my business tour, I was called in to a meeting where my superiors suggested I should take 1 month’s “leave”. None of us knew at the time that this was the beginning of my 1st episode of what later was classified as Bipolar Mood Disorder type 1. ...............Read more
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A personal journey into global mental
Published - Youtube on Oct 10, 2013Hidden Pictures depicts film maker and physician, Delaney Ruston's journey to uncover mental health stories in India, Africa, China, France and the United States. Ultimately, powerful narratives surrounding depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia reveal the universality of our seemingly different worlds