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The Search for Help Continues

After I was told that there was a wait list of at least a year before I could even get an initial consultation with a psychiatrist, I entered a deep downward spiral. 360 more words

Mind the gap-slipping through the cracks in the mental health service

Two days ago, I had an appointment to get my lithium bloods done. At my discharge review last Monday, I met a nurse that said it was likely she was going to be my new CPN. 1,801 more words

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I Am A Reason

Despite the weather, there was a huge turnout in support of Mental Health Reform outside Leinster House this afternoon. It was a very emotional and powerful demonstration. 19 more words

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Manchester: Life on The Streets

It has been reported that the number of homeless people living on the streets of Manchester has risen dramatically since 2010; this has been attributed to the dramatic cuts in funding to mental health services, policing and homelessness provision. 485 more words

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Seeking Help-Part 2: Wading through the system

If you have ever struggled with a mental illness of any kind, I’m sure you have come across doctors or other professionals who did not truly understand your plight and either trivialized it or made you feel as if you were to blame. 403 more words

Riley County Commission Observer Reports, April 18 and 25

Riley County  Commission, April 18, 2016

All commissioners present

Julie Merklin, observer

Pat Collins gave an update on agricultural burning for the month of April.  Up to the 18 of April there were only 8 days of  burning because of windy conditions.  475 more words

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