The Pros And Cons Of Mental Illness Treatment

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Mental illness Treatment The misconception that most people cannot take medicine to control their mental illness is a lie. Mental illness treatment (medicine). There are good things about mental illness medication. Mentally ill people are not faking their behavior, there are different medicines and treatment that has changed tremendously over the years. There are a lot of different mental illness that people are diagnosed with. People are also misdiagnosed, with the wrong mental illness. Depression has caused people to commit suicide, but with the medicine they are able to function. Depression also cause people to have loss of appetite and headaches When people are depressed they …show more content…
People with schizophrenia hallucinate and also talk a lot of incoherent things.People Might think they are strange but they have to take medicine to function. But it is just how they have to live their life. Mentally Ill people such a s schizophrenia will say they do not need the medicine to function. For an example if you are a close relative you can get power of attorney over them. According to this article called 9 Signs Your Mental Illness Is Made Up For Attention.If you list it on your bios, you basically using it as a crutch and that means it is not real, but I disagree with that claim, if someone wants to broadcast their sickness, that doesn 't make it false and that does not mean they are using it as a crutch. People argue that mental illness is a figment of your imagination and you do not need medicine to control it, but I beg to differ, for an example my cousin is schizophrenic …show more content…
According to mental health America website, many people are diagnosed with a mental illness they do not have, that means they are misdiagnosed, for an example if a person shows symptoms of bipolar disorder and they are diagnosed with schizophrenia that is a misdiagnoses. According to this article (misdiagnosis of bipolar diagnosis) bipolar disorder is often misdiagnosed, two surveys were taken and one was from 1994, and the other was taken in 2000, reveals little change in the rate of misdiagnosis. So that mean the methods have not changed a lot on diagnosis. Delay in start of mood stabilizer for bipolar disorder can cause multiple suicide attempts, that 's why it is good to be diagnosed right. According to misdiagnosis of bipolar disorder article, Bipolar disorder is a complex illness to manage, and its misdiagnosis results in further treatment complications. Initial misdiagnosis results in delay of appropriate treatment, which in turn increases the risk of recurrence and chronicity of

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