After so many hospitalisations, I have experienced the benefits and drawbacks of socialising with others in the hospital.
The most difficult case I was ever charged with the provision of mental health treatment was for a former psychiatrist diagnosed with chronic paranoid…
The ethics and application of our values in the helping profession is constantly under the radar.
Schizophrenia is a severe psychiatric disorder that causes a profound effect on society and the individual.
People can be on the best psychotropic medication targeting a mental health disorder and still experience disruptive and paralysing symptoms.
It’s difficult to express how an entire world could crumble at a flick of a switch or what it feels like to live in…
Prior to the advent of effective drug therapy for serious mental illness, those suffering from diseases like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder were usually confined…
The findings of the first meta-analysis examining the effectiveness of Cognitive Behavioural have been published.
Despite the lack of a proven way to prevent schizophrenia, scientists are searching for ways to make it less likely.
While employed as a psychiatric social worker at an inpatient facility in Florida, I witnessed the intersection of racism and psychiatric practice.