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My schizophrenic psych ward guardian angel

On Wednesday, September 5, 1990, I was forced into the locked unit of a psychiatric hospital in Miami even though I was not, and had never been, a danger to myself or others. 1,277 more words

Anxiety

PATIENTS ABUSE AT CONNECTICUT MENTAL HOSPITAL: 31 STAFF SUSPENDED, 9 ARRESTED

( Daily Mail ) Staff members at a maximum-security psychiatric hospital put a diaper on a patient’s head, poured water over him while sleeping, put salt in his coffee, kicked him and placed a mop on his head after cleaning a floor, according to a state report. 223 more words

NEWS

No sleep for the weary-Time is not my friend!

Current stats of the past 2 years.
*15 months in Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities.
*5 months in Psychiatric Hospitalizations.
*4 months (spread out over the past 2 years) at home. 309 more words

Letting go so you can grow

This is something I struggle with immensely. Letting go. Putting the past behind you. Moving on. For some people these come easily, but for people like myself it really is difficult and leads to damaging mental distress. 543 more words

Life

Psychiatric Camp- Now open all year.

We are still searching for a PRTF placement for “Little Big Man”.
The hurricane Irma has made an difficult situation turn untenable there are no beds available in 2 of the 5 PRTFs because they are having to evacuate. 208 more words

1. Chapter: Life in a Psychiatric Hospital

The room looked like any other psychiatric hospital. With one wall of office desk with elegant chair on, which the elderly brown Lombax was sitting. 3,596 more words

Lombax

Mental health: A closed door policy

AUSTRALIA HAS been in the spotlight for its failing human rights record for many years — it continues to deny the basic freedoms of minority groups, including asylum seekers and our indigenous population. 1,297 more words

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