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    Familial Aggregation and Heritability of Schizophrenia and Co-aggregation of Psychiatric Illnesses in Affected Families.

    Familial Aggregation and Heritability of Schizophrenia and Co-aggregation of Psychiatric Illnesses in Affected Families. Abstract Strong familial aggregation of schizophrenia has been reported but there is uncertainty concerning the degree of genetic contribution to the phenotypic variance of...
  2. J

    How to deal with this?

    I feel like im trapped and cant change this. I got friends i dont want to see no more. I feel i got nothing relative with them no more but i just cant stop seeing them even tho im getting ignored and.. they are just people i want to get away from but in the same time i got no other friends to...
  3. Nikita

    Nearest Relative Displacement.

    Has anyone here applied to the court of protection to have their nearest relative removed and replaced.Can you talk me through the process.Did you need a solicitor,how much did it cost and did you get legal aid?
  4. D

    Care Home fees

    My relative has been in a long stay mental health 24 hour care home for a few years. She was ready for home well over a year ago but they had a court order, now she is home and they are holding onto her benefits just in case things dont work out. I understand that there is a 4 week notice in...
  5. D

    Nearest relative

    Hi My mum is on a section 3 and has Alzheimer's. I am nearest relative as she has been separated from her husband for several years. They have remained friends and he wants to move in to look after her if she goes home. Mum agrees as she really wants to go home and I work full time including...
  6. A

    Sexual abuse and bullying **May Trigger**

    Hello to anyone who may read this. I feel that writing what I went through may do some justice. Because for many reasons I´ve had to remain silent. I hope this helps anyone that has gone or is experiencing this. Very young, a close relative abused me sexually. I was a typical young kid...
  7. M

    :(

    I am really struggling badly. Have been for a few months but everything has come to a head. I'm just waiting for the next thing to happen. It's easy to say hang on there until you start the new therapy and while that is something to hold on for. Is it enough? Think about it. I have lost so...
  8. cpuusage

    The Earl of Sandwich: It's time we realised these drugs are a threat to society

    The Earl of Sandwich: It's time we realised these drugs are a threat to society The Earl of Sandwich: It's time we realised these drugs are a threat to society | Commentators | Voices | The Independent Can you imagine anyone lying alone in pain not just for a day, or weeks or months, but...
  9. C

    Smelling bad

    Hi I have this issue I've been dealing with for about seventeen years. I stay in most of those years due to such extreme negative reactions. I asked family if I smell and they said I don't . That doesn't make any sense to me as people always sniff loudly when they are near me and it happens all...
  10. amathus

    Life-changes which may affect GAD...

    Some Origins of Anxiety Anxiety and feelings of stress are symptoms, a response to pressure, the more intolerable or persistent the pressure, the worse the anxiety. And this does not necessarily mean a single, overwhelming difficulty. More often it is an accumulation of things. This...
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    Caring for people with psychosis and schizophrenia

    Explore the key issues related to caring for a relative with psychosis or schizophrenia, with this short, free online course. About the course Psychosis conditions, including schizophrenia, are treatable mental health problems that can affect anyone although very few people talk about the...
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    Dorset

    Dorset Dorset Mental Health Advocacy 29-29A Durngate Street Dorchester Dorset DT1 1JP 01305 261483 [email protected] We can: Offer support to accepted clients at meetings, court appearances, tribunals, ward rounds and Care Programme Approach (CPA) reviews Help make...
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    Happy Go Lucky - Hearing Voices

    Hello everyone, I am new and can't use the computer too much. I don't know how to join specific groups (hearing voices), but I'd really like to talk to members of that forum, for now. There are many other groups here that sound really good and I might be able to reply to, or, get help from...
  14. R

    Wife moving out. Is she depressed ?

    Hi, advice needed. Background - I have anxiety but I'm getting help. A very close relative of my wife is extremely ill. My wife told me in July she doesn't love me in the same way. Moved into spare room, moved back, moved out again now has found herself a flat area miles away closer to her...
  15. C

    Do Carbs Make You Crazy?

    Perhaps I should be more circumspect in my title. After all, there are several popular ideas out there - one that carbohydrates cause blood sugar spikes and crashes, leading to mood swings and general crankiness. The second is that sugar (that special fructosey form of carb) causes everything...
  16. Sugar Coated Owl

    Discharge from Section 3 by Nearest Relative

    Hi, I'm currently detained in hospital (Section 3). I recently had a tribunal but didn't get discharged. I've heard that your nearest relative can also discharge you from hospital but I'm not sure how it works. I asked the nurse that was on duty today about it but she didn't know. Are any of you...
  17. BillFish

    Been given a second new life now bebt free

    Been given a second new life now debt free I was spending an extra £100 a month I didn't have using credit over the last ten years.I was £10000 in debt and paying £350 a month in repayments alone.But an elderly relative left me some money and I'm now debt free.I was in a vicious circle paying...
  18. C

    Help with a relative, may upset some people.

    I am hoping that someone can help. A relative of mine (who is 25) is going through a hard time, she was 17st 2 Xmas (she already lost weight)and she has lost over 2 stone through not eating, she is harming herself, she couldnt sleep, was moody and irratated there is always something annoying...
  19. B

    displacing my husband to section me

    Due to current difficulties that i am having my mental health team want to section me. I don't want this and my husband doesn't want this for me either and has objected to it taking place. They now want to displace my husband as my nearest relative. How likely is this to happen and what exactly...
  20. O

    Worried about relative.

    Last December my mother told me that she has been feeling depressed, nervous and she was having, so me and my sister made an appointment to see a psychiatrist and she saw him two weeks ago. Ten days ago, she suffered a nervous breakdown and had suicide thoughts. My sister and I work and my...
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