BELL WORK. Do you know someone with a mental disorder? What is there disorder and how does it affect their life?. REVIEW. What are 2 warning signs of suicide? Sharing suicide plans openly. Dropping hints through words and actions. A sudden fascination with the topic of death.
Do you know someone with a mental disorder? What is there disorder and how does it affect their life?
What are 2 warning signs of suicide?
Sharing suicide plans openly.
Dropping hints through words and actions.
A sudden fascination with the topic of death.
Dramatic changes in the person’s appearance.
Withdrawal from friends, family, and regular activities.
A sudden change in mood.
SUICIDE IS ____________ THE ANSWER!
HOW CAN YOU SHOW SUPPORT FOR SOMONE WHO IS SUICIDAL?
Talk to the person.
Show an interest in the person’s problem.
Do not be afraid to ask whether the individual is planning to harm him or her self.
Urge the person to share his or her feelings and thoughts with a trusted adult.
Never promise to keep suicide plans a secret.
WHAT IS THE SUICIDAL PREVENTION LIFELINE PHONE NUMBER?
OTHER MENTAL DISEASES AND HELP
Deliberately Injuring Yourself
Binge and purge
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ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER
ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER
OBSESSIVE COMPULSIVE DISORDER
Alzheimer's disease (AD), is one form of dementia that gradually gets worse over time. It affects memory, thinking, and behavior.
COMMUNICATION AND SOCIAL PROBLEMS
People with schizophrenia may have hallucinations in which they see or hear things that are not actually there.
schizophrenia A severe mental disorder in which people lose contact with reality
If you feel that you need help, talk to a parent or guardian, the school nurse, a counselor at school, or other trusted adult.
The person you speak to may be able to help you or point you toward someone who can, such as a mental health professional.
For many mental and emotional problems, professional counseling, or therapy, is often needed.
therapy An approach that teaches you different ways of thinking or behaving
family therapy Counseling that seeks to improve troubled family relationships
Many medicines used to treat emotional disorders work to restore chemical imbalances in the brain.
These medicines can provide relief for depression and other mental disorders.
psychologist A mental health professional who is trained and licensed by the state to perform therapy
Clinical social worker (CSW)
clinical social worker (CSW) A licensed, certified mental health professional with a master’s degree in social work
psychiatrist A medical doctor with a specialty in the treatment of mental health problems