Does sensitivity to pain alter in individuals who have chronic pain and anxiety disorders including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) ?
“Psychosis is relatively uncommon in adolescents, particularly under the age of 15 years. Statistics vary considerably, but generally the accepted prevalence in the population is one per 1 000”.
The enclosed article is from the American Medical Association and discusses the concept of recovery in Schizophrenia.
I have often asked myself, throughout my Nursing career, why are Nurses who are so adept at providing immense compassion to their patients in all sorts of unimaginable scenarios, so woeful at supporting and encouraging their colleagues.
Youth mental health is an important public health problem.’Approximately one in four young people have mental health problems but tend not to access services.
‘The concept of a ward culture has been proposed as a reason for the often reported differences in treatment decisions when managing inpatient aggression.
The physical environment of psychiatric wards can have a significant effect on the risk of clients being secluded.