Doctor insights on:
Mental Illness Diagnosis Test
Possibly: We'd need to know more history at least. ...Read more
Longer visit is best: A longer consultation is preferred , not only to determine if a mental illness is present but to understand the exact diagnosis, seriousness of it and to develop a treatment plan. However sometimes it becomes obvious within a few minutes minutes, for example if there have been multiple hospitalizations, history of having hallucinations, severe depression and suicidal thoughts. ...Read more
I need a psychiatrists opinion on this. I have been diagnosed with A to Z on the mental illness scale, but still have no diagnosis?? I'd like a second opinion please.
Diagnosis?: Would love to help, but not sure what your symptoms or issues are! ...Read more
Psychosis: Delusional psychosis is a redundant term. Psychosis include hallucinations and/ or delusions. There are many forms of psychoses depending on the type of symptoms, length and severity of them, and the age group affected. All those elements are considered to reach a diagnosis in particular, and to determine the different etiologies, or causes, of the illness. ...Read more
Neurotransmitters: Our brains operate on two principles: chemistry and electricity. Neurotransmitters are the chemicals used by our brains to produce all movements, thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. Common chemicals include serotonin, dopamine, and adrenaline (more than 100 brain chemicals are known). We believe mental illness occurs when brain chemicals get out of balance. Treatment is intended to restore balance. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
They say mental illness is like any other disease, but what other disease can you cure by just looking at things differently?
Migraines, TMJ: The mind and body are connected. Chronic pain, drug abuse, migraines, tmj, obestiy, infertility, erectile dysfxn, fibromyalgia, gulf war syndrome and HTN have been treated with some success w/ cognitive therapy or 'looking at things differently' in combo w/ other tx. Hypnosis has been used to treat warts, some rashes, allergies, asthma and irritable bowel syndrome. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How can you define mental illness behaviour or just plain odd behaviour from people that just have different ways of doing things ?
Odd behavior: is not an issue unless it interferes with your success at work, school or with interpersonal relationships. if the issue has persisted for more than 6 months you may just be dealing with a personality trait or style. Psychopathology requires that one is at risk for harm to self or others. I hope this is a useful starting point ( without delving into specifics) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Mental disorder diagnosis test
- Blood test for mental illness
- Nursing diagnosis altered mental status
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Nursing diagnosis for mental retardation
- Am i mentally ill test?
- Is talking to yourself a sign of mental illness?
- Louise hay mental causes physical illness
- Talk to a psychiatrist online for free