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  1. BillFish

    Personal freedoms and mh services

    I was pondering the fact that my contact with mh services is absolutely minimal these days. A cpn comes around my house every fourteen days and gives me a shot in the arm, we chat for ten minutes usually about everything but mental health, and then she disappears for two weeks again...
  2. S

    I am in way over my head. Does anyone know of a place like this?

    I was a psychologist, once upon a time. I've seen the inside of a lot of hospitals and I've seen the way mental patients are treated. I didn't like it, myself but the system works for countless people. It would not work for him. I had quit the practice for personal reasons. When I met him, he...
  3. P

    Hospitals, clinics

    Hello, my post and greeting will not be too long. I am looking fo a hospital or clinic around Lewisham or localy ( I live in Greenwich) which would take patience on self referal basis. I tried to search nhs web side but couldnt find anything or maybe im too ill to be able to do so. i suffer...
  4. T

    Are Hospitals like school ?

    I've been in and out of Psychiatric hospitals for more than twenty years I've met and chatted with many people from all walks of life. I've learnt all sorts of stuff, not always useful ,but certainly interesting.
  5. J

    What kind of manic behaviour will get you hospitalized?

    Hi everyone, I'm new here and I just need to ask a question and get some advice. My friend has not long been diagnosed with bipolar disorder after having a major depressive episode. He's had a manic episode in the past but, not knowing that anything was wrong, we thought nothing of it. I'm a...