Monthly Archives: December 2021

What is Drug-Induced Psychosis?

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What is Drug-Induced Psychosis?

Toxic psychosis, alcohol-induced psychosis, and drug-induced psychosis are all diagnostic terms for a mental health illness in which a person suffers hallucinations, delusions, or both within a month of using or withdrawing from prescription medicines, illegal drugs, and/or alcohol.

According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5), drug-induced psychosis affects 7% to 25% of individuals treated for their first psychotic episode.

If you or a loved one is suffering from the symptoms of a substance/medication-induced psychotic condition, there are various treatment options and services available to help.

SYMPTOMS

Delusions, hallucinations, or both are common symptoms of

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What is Obsessive – Compulsive Disorder (OCD)?

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What is Obsessive – Compulsive Disorder?

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental health problem characterized by intrusive, obsessive thoughts and compulsive physical or mental behaviors.

OCD affects approximately 2% of the population. Symptoms emerge half of the time during childhood or adolescence, and it only happens once in a lifetime after the age of 40.

OCD is an anxiety disorder characterized by obsessive thoughts and compulsive conduct. It is one of several conditions characterized by obsessive thoughts and compulsive behavior.

OCD can have a substantial impact on a person’s quality of life and well-being.

What is OCD?

OCD is a

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