Category: Mental Health

Why Low Information People Always Think They’re Right


A man robbed two Pittsburgh banks in broad daylight. He didn’t wear a mask or any sort of disguise. And he smiled at surveillance cameras before walking out of each bank. Of course, the police found the robber and later than night arrested him. When the robber was handcuffed, he was puzzled and he mumbled …

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Do You Have A Dual-Diagnosis?


The term dual-diagnosis describes the presence of both mental health issues and the addiction to drugs or alcohol, the impact on daily functioning, complications related to a problem left untreated, and the impact on others. Understanding co-occurring disorders also poses questions for both the professional and the patient in determining what came first, genetic loading …

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