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In the Psychiatric ward it is not like the patients are under watch 24/7 even though they are supposed to be. Unless the staff take a particular interest and take control of the ward then the patients have the run of the place. 604 more words

Psych Ward Chronicles

Crying to Mommy

This weekend the patients were not as restless as they were last weekend. One of the developments that took place was that Kevin was readmitted back to the unit on Thursday. 1,123 more words

Psych Ward Chronicles

It's getting real...

Yesterday I received a phone call from the agency that owns the group home that we are interested in for Thomas. They wanted to visit him at his school and also have Thomas visit the group home himself to ensure he is a good match. 570 more words

Brown Paper Bag Test in a Psychiatric Hospital?

A racist threat of violence should be met with unequivocal punishment. We must stop that nonsense cold.

But here’s a hypothetical: What if the threat comes from a patient at a psychiatric hospital threatening to beat up black staff members? 968 more words



High Royds, a former psychiatric hospital in Menston, West Yorkshire.

West Yorkshire

The Hospital

TRIGGER WARNING for Suicidal Ideation and Psych Wards

Well, anyone who read early Friday and Friday afternoon knows that I checked myself into the inpatient ward at our nearby psych hospital Friday afternoon (July 1).   647 more words


Third Floor-B

Photo taken by contributor Annie, a woman who lives with depression, anxiety, PTSD, and periods of dissociation with her feline companion Zoe.

About this photo:  77 more words