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$ and I didn't care. What can my reckless behavior mean ?

$ and I didn't care. What can my reckless behavior mean ?

Who is ''$''?: How did you meet? What other ''reckless'' traits do you have? Wait! i just got an idea; how about you paying a psychiatrist to find out what hurt you are trying to salve? ...Read more

Dr. Mark Pack
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Reckless Behavior (Definition)

Reckless behavior is a symptom in which a person behaves in such a way that he disregards the safety and well-being of himself, those around him, his belongings, and/or the belongings of others. It can be part of a developmental/psychological problem (present in childhood), be a feature of a psychiatric illness such as mania, or be ...Read more


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My boyfriend is having reckless behavior..Please help?

My boyfriend is having reckless behavior..Please help?

Gladly: !) leave him now; yup, right now. 2) see a psychiatrist (md) yesterday and learn about why you ever were with him. This is a test 3) no follow instruction girl get real hurt-sooner or later. 3 to 1 she listens, huh? ...Read more

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I don't know what to do about my boyfriend's reckless behavior..Please help?

I don't know what to do about my boyfriend's reckless behavior..Please help?

Take keys: And throw them away. I am not concerned about how much he mangles himself; others, innocent cute kids with futures & red balloons. Can we talk? What is a nice gal like you doing with an immature , dangerous child? Find out! please talk with someone at your closest mental health clinic yesterday. I mean it. ...Read more

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Is this suicide attempt or reckless behavior?

Both: As you give more specific history to the psychiatrist, believe me, you'll know. Best moulah you ever spent. I be watchin, real close ! ...Read more

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My boyfriend is having reckless behavior.. Is he manic?

My boyfriend is having reckless behavior.. Is he manic?

Both treatable: 1) for reckless driver, take keys with you as you leave now. 2) now let him go to a psychiatrist; lithium is cheap & boy does it help mania. But what are we going to about you hooking up with a reckless guy. Not your first, huh? I'm thinking not-reckless consultation with a psychiatrist for this ''habit'' of yours. Really. ...Read more

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How is reckless behavior linked to depression and anxiety ?

How is reckless behavior linked to depression and anxiety ?

Distantly: Reckless behavior -- acting in a way which could cause harm -- may be a symptom of mania. The link to depression would occur in those with manic-depressive illness (bipolar disorder). There is no obvious link to anxiety except as a co-existing symptom. ...Read more

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How is reckless behavior linked to anxiety ?

How is reckless behavior linked to anxiety ?

Anxiety causes: The fight or flight reaction, which can be viewed as reckless if you run into traffic or become violent with someone twice your size! ...Read more

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Can drinking too much caffeine cause reckless behavior?

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Can drinking too much caffeine cause reckless behavior?

Caffeine: Caffeine is stimulant, and excess can cause hyperarousal symptoms, confusion, visual disturbances, etc. ...Read more

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Could wanting to engage in reckless behavior like having random meaningless sex with multiple partners be caused by my strong depression?

Could wanting to engage in reckless behavior like having random meaningless sex with multiple partners be caused by my strong depression?

Maybe: Sometimes depression is associated with other psychological disturbances which can be confusing. One of those other things can be bipolar disorder which often is associated with cycles of extreme depression and reckless behavior. Please talk to your doc about this as it can potentially be serious. ...Read more

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What does reckless behavior have to do with mental health?

What does reckless behavior have to do with mental health?

A lot: Pull over& listen. You scare me. Do you really think a ''mentally well'' person would drive recklessly? As a psychiatrist, i hope you are kidding me. If not, you walk & think until you understand the death of a child ! go to your nearest morgue & look real good at the gruesome results of reckless driving. Got it? Good. ...Read more

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