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Monthly Archives: March, 2015

Andreas Lubitz; The Plane Crash And Mental Illness

There’s been a lot of talk about the mental health of Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot that crashed the Germanwings plane into the French Alps. As more details come out, it appears obvious that he was suffering from some type of depression, psychosis and/or personality disorder. Without having examined him myself, I can only speculate by …

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6 Relationship Tips for Empaths. | elephant journal

http://www.elephantjournal.com/2014/12/6-relationship-tips-for-empaths/

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Post Dramatic Stress Disorder

Today I counseled an inmate who was upset because he had been diagnosed with what he called Post Dramatic Stress Disorder (PDSD). What he meant and I quickly corrected him, was Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Initially my colleagues and I had a good laugh at the fact that he mistakenly called Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, …

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TRAINING OFFICERS TO DEAL WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

The other day my girlfriend was looking at a video on Facebook. I wasn’t looking at the video, but what I heard was a lot of shouting and then finally multiple gunshots. It was obviously a violent video and I didn’t want to see it. The next day I saw that she had shared the …

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