• illness
  • and where called for, medical treatment for biologically based mental illness, among other elements. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • Although much of the literature on the chronic care model focuses on medical rather than mental health conditions and on adults rather than children with mental illness, 5 , 6 the task force recognizes the applicability of chronic care methods to children with mental health problems and the potential importance of these methods in creating a "medical home" for children who experience mental health problems ( Fig 1 ). (aappublications.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)
  • This may be due to the importance of cognitive ability in either the aetiology of serious mental disorder or an individual's capacity to solve problems while going through an acute life crisis or suffering from mental illness. (bmj.com)
  • 2 3 Interpretation of these findings is hampered by the possibility that pre-existing mental illness may influence test performance (reverse causality). (bmj.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 1968
  • Design Record linkage study of the Swedish military service conscription register (1968-94) with the multi-generation register, cause of death register and census data. (bmj.com)
  • Of these, 1 223 520 (86.1%) had a record in the military service conscription register between 1968 and 1994 and 1 084 644 (86.6%) had complete sets of data for intelligence test results. (bmj.com)
  • disorder
  • 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 ] These symptoms resemble those seen in persons who have experienced traumatic events such as military combat, violent personal assault (e.g., rape), natural disasters, or other threats to life and are referred to collectively as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). (wellspan.org)
  • Treatment may be delivered on an inpatient or outpatient basis, depending on the severity of functional impairment or on other aspects of the disorder in question. (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)
  • specialty
  • The task force acknowledged early in its deliberations that enhancing the mental health care that pediatricians and other primary care clinicians † provide to children and adolescents will require systemic interventions at the national, state, and community levels to improve the financing of mental health care and access to mental health specialty resources. (aappublications.org)
  • individual's
  • 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)
  • human
  • To give you an idea of how far the CIA, the US military, and its allied academics will go in MKULTRA "research," here is what I wrote in 1995 about several human experiments. (prisonplanet.com)
  • Psychological methods are considered applicable to all aspects of human life and society. (wikipedia.org)
  • The efforts of capacity building for mental health and human rights workers are required in order to reduce the harmful effects of these traumatic events. (docplayer.net)
  • We need to increase our knowledge and experience together with different disciplines and fields of expertise as mental health and human rights workers. (docplayer.net)
  • physicians
  • 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)
  • He provides consultations to other physicians and mental health practitioners, as well as to attorneys, employers, insurance companies, government agencies, and the courts. (experts.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • International Psychological Trauma meetings will allow us to discuss different aspects of the war, conflict, including the refugee. (docplayer.net)
  • caffeine
  • Combining caffeine with glucose as an "energy drink" seems to improve mental performance better than either caffeine or glucose alone. (webmd.com)
  • 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)
  • fields
  • 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)
  • approaches
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • research
  • Funded repeatedly by the National Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Furedy ran a state-of-the-art psychophysiology laboratory, advising and collaborating with undergraduates, graduates and post-doctoral students until 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • While medical documents that allow conclusions about Hitler's physical health have been found and made accessible for research (also see Adolf Hitler#Health), there is a lack of original documents that would allow for an assessment of Hitler's mental condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • In his doctoral dissertation research he studied personnel patterns in mental hospitals. (wikipedia.org)
  • Further research is needed on the dimensional aspects of ADHD, as well as the comorbid (coexisting) conditions present in both childhood and adult forms. (nih.gov)
  • conditions
  • 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)
  • The particularly shocking aspect is that the Paternal Age paper cited below shows that conditions like Asperger's syndrome practically did not exist pre 1989 such that predominantly all the cases were of autism. (wordpress.com)
  • Cognitive
  • Most patients with severe TBI who recover consciousness suffer from cognitive disabilities, including the loss of many higher-level mental skills. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • 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 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)
  • 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)
  • examination
  • The Swedish military service conscription examination is required by law. (bmj.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)
  • issues
  • Series: Textbook of Military Medicine) - Explores various mental health issues that may occur in the military during peacetime: 331 p. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • gradually
  • Primary care clinicians and managers can consider which strategies seem most feasible and are most consistent with other aspects of their practice and gradually plan the enhancements they choose. (aappublications.org)
  • various
  • We aimed to discuss the war, violence, consequences and causes with various aspects within the framework of this enrichment. (docplayer.net)
  • experience
  • 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)
  • Although many people can and do recover from their mental health problems, they may chronically experience symptoms and/or some level of impaired functioning. (aappublications.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)
  • hospital
  • 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)
  • problems
  • 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)
  • Children with mental health problems are children with special health care needs. (aappublications.org)
  • It commonly manifests as dementia, or declining mental ability, memory problems, and parkinsonism (tremors and lack of coordination). (wikipedia.org)
  • society
  • 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)
  • history
  • 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)
  • 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)