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What's wrong with psychiatric research and the strict syndrome approach?

PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE could the new mental health research fund be used to find effective treatment for suicidal ideation? Currently it is a sub measure in depression research (and BPD?) but not a sole measure. 276 more words

Suicide

This, this is hell

It’s insane how quickly you get used to being comfortable.

I had forgotten how bad it could get. The voices, the absolute din…the way paranoia shapes my every thought until I’m here, awake on the sofa at 5am trying to make sense of the world around me. 304 more words

Musings

Domestic Trouble

“You’ll regret it”
Janice had decided on a clear-out. As usual, when she got going, she couldn’t stop. After an hour she’d already filled two black bags, one for recycling the other for the dump. 964 more words

Short Stories

On Hearing Voices: Recovery as Social Action: The Personal is the Political

From Hearing Voices USA is Jacqui Dillon‘s Keynote Speech at INTAR 2014.

A few folks from our community travelled to Liverpool, England this summer to attend the…

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Mental Health

Hearing Voices at Boeing

NAMI has several signature programs (all free), including one called In Our Own Voice.  In this very structured program, two co-presenters talk about what it’s like to live with a mental illness on a daily basis.  715 more words

Hearing Voices