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  • perpetrator
  • W. H. R. Rivers (1864-1922) Ernst Rüdin (1874-1952) Simon Wessely (1956-present) Fritz Perls Neil Greenberg (1968-present) General William Menninger CAPT George Raines (lead the committee for the first DSM) COL Albert Glass (designed models for preventative psychiatry, combat stress response, and community psychiatry) Nidal Hasan perpetrator of 2009 Fort Hood shooting Military medicine Temple, M. & Greenberg, N. (2002). (wikipedia.org)
  • in 1963, she ruled that for a Nazi perpetrator as Adolf Eichmann, mental normality and the ability to commit mass murder were not mutually exclusive. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1992
  • Psychiatry, more than any other branch of medicine, forces its practitioners to wrestle with the nature of evidence, the validity of introspection, problems in communication, and other long-standing philosophical issues" (Guze, 1992, p.4). (wikipedia.org)
  • illness
  • Tracing the development of recreational therapy from idea to idea leads one on a journey first traversed by men and women who shared a common conviction that experiences yielding perceptions of peacefulness, well-being, mastery, joy, discovery, concentration, belonging, support and delight had positive impacts on the physical and mental health of human beings and aided their recovery from illness or injury. (idyllarbor.com)
  • Mental health is a level of psychological well-being , or an absence of mental illness . (wikipedia.org)
  • Therapists , psychiatrists , psychologists , social workers , nurse practitioners or physicians can help manage mental illness with treatments such as therapy, counseling, or medication. (wikipedia.org)
  • Before this movement, it was not uncommon that people affected by mental illness in the 19th century would be considerably neglected, often left alone in deplorable conditions, barely even having sufficient clothing. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the post-WWII years, references to mental hygiene were gradually replaced by the term 'mental health' due to its positive aspect that evolves from the treatment of illness to preventive and promotive areas of healthcare. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over 26 percent of all Americans over the age of 18 meet the criteria for having a mental illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • A WHO report estimates the global cost of mental illness at nearly $2.5 trillion (two-thirds in indirect costs) in 2010, with a projected increase to over $6 trillion by 2030. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the scientific community eventually came to reject all of these methods for treating mental illness, academic psychologists also were not concerned with serious forms of mental illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • A treatment for mental illness initially called "electroshock," ECT was developed in 1937 by Drs Ugo Cerletti and Lucio Bini, working in Rome. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though convulsive treatments for mental illness had been conducted earlier with the use of metrazol, this was the first therapeutic seizure in medical history induced by electric current. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Psychopathography of Adolf Hitler is an umbrella term for psychiatric (pathographic, psychobiographic) literature that deals with the hypothesis that the German Führer and Reichskanzler Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) suffered from mental illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the other hand, some authors have noted that figures such as Charles Manson and Jim Jones, who have been described as suffering from crippling mental illness such as schizophrenia, nonetheless succeeded in having a tremendous influence on their groups of followers. (wikipedia.org)
  • PTSD
  • Posttraumatic stress disorder ( PTSD ) [note is a mental disorder that can develop after a person is exposed to a traumatic event, such as sexual assault , warfare , traffic collisions , or other threats on a person's life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Impairments to reasoning and judgment that may prevent informed consent include basic intellectual or emotional immaturity, high levels of stress such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) or a severe intellectual disability, severe mental disorder, intoxication, severe sleep deprivation, Alzheimer's disease, or being in a coma. (wikipedia.org)
  • distress
  • Symptoms may include disturbing thoughts , feelings , or dreams related to the events, mental or physical distress to trauma -related cues, attempts to avoid trauma-related cues, alterations in how a person thinks and feels, and an increase in the fight-or-flight response . (wikipedia.org)
  • The earliest recorded approaches to assess and treat mental distress were a combination of religious, magical and/or medical perspectives. (wikipedia.org)
  • psychological
  • Series: Textbook of Military Medicine) - Discusses the evolution of the concept of combat stress reaction, the delivery of mental health care on the various battlefields soldiers are likely to experience, and the psychological consequences of having endured the intensity and lethality of modern combat: 515 p. (wikipedia.org)
  • Psychological methods are considered applicable to all aspects of human life and society. (wikipedia.org)
  • Each model contains a number of variables that are often mentioned, or summarized, by commentators: Psychological theories have suggested that the NDE can be a consequence of mental and emotional reactions to the perceived threat of dying, or a result of expectation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Khantzian specified that the two crucial aspects of the SMH were that (1) drugs of abuse produce a relief from psychological suffering and (2) the individual's preference for a particular drug is based on its psychopharmacological properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hygiene
  • In the mid-1950's, Paul Hoch, M.D., a man who would become Commissioner of Mental Hygiene for the State of New York, then a laborer in the field for the CIA, gave a 'pseudoneurotic schizophrenic' patient mescaline. (prisonplanet.com)
  • Dorothea Dix (1802-1887) was an important figure in the development of "mental hygiene" movement. (wikipedia.org)
  • The mental hygiene movement, related to the social hygiene movement , had at times been associated with advocating eugenics and sterilisation of those considered too mentally deficient to be assisted into productive work and contented family life. (wikipedia.org)
  • dementia
  • The condition manifests as dementia, or declining mental ability, problems with memory, dizzy spells or lack of balance to the point of not being able to walk under one's own power for a short time and/or Parkinsonism, or tremors and lack of coordination. (wikipedia.org)
  • It commonly manifests as dementia, or declining mental ability, memory problems, and parkinsonism (tremors and lack of coordination). (wikipedia.org)
  • Intellectual
  • According to the World Health Organization (WHO), mental health includes "subjective well-being, perceived self-efficacy, autonomy, competence, inter-generational dependence, and self-actualization of one's intellectual and emotional potential, among others. (wikipedia.org)
  • behavior
  • Orthodox Jews, then, have monotheistic religious belief, a love of Israel, and follow strict laws regarding diet, Sabbath observance, sexual behavior and other aspects of daily life. (ou.org)
  • Diagnostic
  • While the focus of psychiatry has changed little over time, the diagnostic and treatment processes have evolved dramatically and continue to do so. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • Opponents of IQ testing had a blind eye for academic accreditation of science, peer review, medical biology, and psychiatry. (henryflynt.org)
  • He has also appeared multiple times on CNN HLN (TV channel) and truTV discussing medical and mental health aspects of crime stories in the news. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the late 20th century the field of psychiatry has continued to become more biological and less conceptually isolated from other medical fields. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • Other risk factors include being in the military, prior domestic violence, and repeated banging of the head. (wikipedia.org)
  • Psychiatrists and psychoanalysts who have diagnosed Hitler as having mental disturbance include well-known figures such as Walter C. Langer and Erich Fromm. (wikipedia.org)
  • severe
  • Accessed at http://www.bremnerhistory.com/laurnellbremner/obituary.pdf on 10/11/11 http://userwww.service.emory.edu/~jdbremn/ Goleman, Daniel: "Severe Trauma May Damage the Brain as Well as the Psyche," The New York Times, 8/1/1995, accessed 10/11/11. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatments
  • Other popular treatments at that time included the study of the shape of the face (physiognomy) and Mesmer's treatment for mental conditions using magnets (mesmerism). (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • In 1995 he founded the Center for Molecular Design, together with Paul Lewi, where he and his team used a supercomputer to search for candidate molecules to find a treatment for AIDS. (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to support best practices in mental health and addictions services, accurate and up-to-date information is required by family physicians who are frequently involved in assessment, support, and treatment of these problems. (e-booksdirectory.com)
  • personnel
  • He is on the editorial boards of several journals and the Scientific Advisory and Executive Boards of several foundations dedicated to promoting mental health of military personnel deployed to the Iraq War and War in Afghanistan (2001-present). (wikipedia.org)
  • In collaboration with Professor Thomas L. Briggs of Syracuse University, Barker wrote a series of books and monographs to deal with shortages in mental health personnel through more efficient intervention strategies, including teamwork and case management approaches. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rate of suicide amongst former military personnel was 46% higher for males and 32% higher for females, relative to the civilian population. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • In 1907 he wrote several magazine articles concerning legal aspects of testimony, confessions and courtroom procedures, which eventually developed into his book, On the Witness Stand. (wikipedia.org)
  • Suicide
  • An internal study of suicide rates among Canadian Forces staff deployed over the period 1995 to 2008 found the rate for males in the Regular Forces to be approximately 20% lower than that among the general population of the same age. (wikipedia.org)
  • hospital
  • Since it is the agency with the most experience using "truth drugs," when James Holmes is put on ice at a Colorado mental hospital, to go through what the judge has permitted-a "narcoanalytic review" to test Holmes' state of mind-it's probable that CIA people will be on hand to advise. (prisonplanet.com)
  • Nightingale descended upon the British military hospital scene in eastern Europe, in the midst of the Crimean War, to organize and reform the profession of nursing. (idyllarbor.com)
  • People
  • People need to understand how the history of mind control and psychiatry are interwoven, and how the madmen and murderers within these "professions" are content to use torture "in the name of science. (prisonplanet.com)
  • According to the U.S. surgeon general (1999), mental health is the successful performance of mental function, resulting in productive activities, fulfilling relationships with other people, and providing the ability to adapt to change and cope with adversity. (wikipedia.org)
  • This volume provides a roadmap for mental health professionals who seek to develop new strategies aimed at increasing the longevity and quality of life for people living with HIV/AIDS, as well as at controlling the future spread of the disease. (e-booksdirectory.com)
  • People who specialize in psychiatry often differ from most other mental health professionals and physicians in that they must be familiar with both the social and biological sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • field
  • following its Confession as a lucky military party during the hot and Portuguese customs, Portugal was Instead of its field and waiver with the conceptualisation of Lisbon in a 1755 wireless, hold during the new theorists, and the epoch of Brazil, its wealthiest Psychophysiology, in 1822. (handsomeproductions.com)
  • Disease
  • Later the proposed disease model of abnormality was subjected to analysis and considered normality to be relative to the physical, geographical and cultural aspects of the defining group. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient
  • The patient enters the computer-generated passenger cabin of a virtual airplane and experiences the various aspects of flying. (empowher.com)
  • In psychiatry, pathography has developed a poor reputation, especially diagnostics that have been carried out ex post, without the direct examination of the patient. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • After the birth of Victor, the family moved to the city of Kazan, where his father was appointed to the post of Chairman of the Military Tribunal of the Internal Troops of the Volga Military District. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the family moved to Brooklyn, he was enrolled at Clason Point Military Academy, run by the Lasallian Christian Brothers, to avoid the uncertainties of the local schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Service
  • During his military service, he worked at the University of Cologne in Germany at the Institute of Pharmacology of J. Schuller, where he worked until 1952. (wikipedia.org)
  • Caused by repetitive blows to the head over a long period, the condition primarily affects career boxers and has recently been linked to other contact sports including American football and ice hockey as well as military service(see Ann McKee). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1969 he completed his military service at Andrews Air Force Base in Washington D.C., attaining the rank of Major. (wikipedia.org)
  • Early in Barker's career in the 1960s, President Lyndon Johnson's Great Society programs necessitated tremendous increases in the numbers of social service and mental health workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • life
  • What are the most fundamental aspects of orthodox Jewish beliefs and life-style? (ou.org)