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    I Got referred to primary mental health by my GP who wanted me to get counselling as id tried CBT and it hadnt worked then i had a telephone assesment thing with a nurse in primary who told me she could put me on a counselling course but bases on what i was saying she has to refer me to...
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    Difference between community MH and primary care MH?

    Im slightly confused to the difference between the two. Or are they the same thing. Asking from the UK
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    So I now have an appointment for the Primary Care Liaison Service for an assessment. Has anyone been through this, is so what happens? m
  4. M

    The system

    Hello, not sure how things work these days but GP wants to refer me to the "Primary Care Team". I have been under the CMHT before but is this primary thing a new system? Don't trust any of them m:low:
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    UN Principles on Mental Illness

    https://sites.google.com/site/punishingthepatient/human-rights/UNprinciples Mental Health and Human Rights: Vision, Praxis, and Courage | The British Journal of Psychiatry Tina Minkowitz, Esq., Author at Mad In America [Rest in Links]
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    moving therapy back a bit

    does anyone know if you can move therapy back a bit? i have approx 2 months left to wait. the waiting list was about 20 weeks when it started. i am due to have high intensity cbt from primary mental health team. maybe i should go back to the start of the list idk. thanks.
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    appt with different person than expecting.

    during a primary mental health team screening or something like that,a nurse i saw about a month ago was suppose to be talking to a pdoc about my medication i think and getting back to me, have not heard anything. then i seen my gp 2 weeks ago and he said he would arrange a telephone appt with...
  8. E

    No light at the end of the tunnel, only darkness...

    Can feel the downward spiral getting worse. Been on beta blockers for a couple of weeks. Just started back on anti-depressants 3 days ago, but feeling so unwell on them. Trying so hard to keep going for others but the truth is, I no longer want to keep going for myself or anyone else...
  9. R

    so isolated

    all the people i can contact by phone are mentally ill or dysfunctional in some way, if i bring that up with mental health workers they get really nasty and start representing the rights of those people using that to i feel opress me , making comments about my language about them, It's not the...
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    Banff and surrounding areas The Arches Anderson House 46 Ardanes Brae Banff AB45 1FG 01261 815449 The Arches supports our community by offering confidential support, information and advice to anyone who experiences mental ill-health. We can help you make friends, overcome distress, meet...
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    Hartlepool and East Durham Hartlepool and East Durham Mind - InMind Phone: 01429 269 303 [email protected] Crown Buildings Tees Street Hartlepool TS24 8HB Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 9am - 5pm InMind in Hartlepool is an AQ (Any Qualified Provider) offering a number of services...
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    A question for those with psychosis/psychotic like symptoms

    Do you find that pdocs pay scant attention to your non psychotic symptoms, or adopt an approach of treat the psychotic symptoms which are seen as primary in terms of clinical severity and the other symptoms will also reduce? . I have no treatment specifically for the general/social anxiety and...
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    Prescribing of antipsychotics in UK primary care: a cohort study

    Abstract Objective To examine the recorded indication for antipsychotic prescriptions in UK primary care. Design Cohort study. Setting Primary care. Participants Individuals prescribed antipsychotics between 2007 and 2011. Measures The proportion of individuals prescribed antipsychotics...
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    First time forum user. Long term issues with psychosis

    Hello. My name is Joe. I am 33 years old and have struggled with various psychological issues for around 15 years. My primary disorders are depression, anxiety, ocd,and insomnia. Thank you.
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    Article - Bullied children more likely to hallucinate or hear voices

    Bullied children more likely to hallucinate or hear voices - Telegraph Children who are bullied at school are more likely to have heard voices, have seen hallucinations or be paranoid than those who were not, a study by the Universities of Warwick and Bristol have found. Bullied children are...
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    I don't know what to do anymore...

    Hello everyone, i'm posting here again but basically this is my story. I live in solitude most of the time, I'm a 19 year old male repeating sixth form(meant for 16-18 year olds education after high school in the UK) two times over now because I failed. I 'suffer' from ADHD, I no longer have...
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    How dependent are you?

    Although i live independently i think i have quite a dependent personality. I was much more relaxed and less anxious when my wife was alive and well and the primary decision maker.
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    Mental health news this week

    Choices Magazine - guide for the employee and entrepreneur in the fields of Business, Lifestyle, Wellbeing and Personal Growth - http://choicesmagazine.co.uk/ Job offer; Service User Research Fellow, 13 hours per week, NHS jobs site: ref: 436-0770 Closing date: 27/1/2013 More details - NHS...
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    I hate my life

    **For people that like long stories** Well it's starts like this, on the day I was born my parents found out I had mild autism. I'm sensitive with people I don't like and I have no proper friends to support me and care about me for who I am so that I can love them back too! I didn't have any...
  20. Gaga1

    I'm a loner at 17 and p***** off about it

    Well it's starts like this, on the day I was born my parents found out I had mild autism. Everything is fine with me in life, except that I'm sensitive with people I don't like and I have no proper friends to support me and care about me for who I am so that I can love them back too! I didn't...