Who is the most insane person you know?

People from the Windsor, a.k.a ...The oligarch Rothshield Habsburg family !They funded both campaigns of World War I and II, by sending billions of young, stupid and (poor) men into battle, for a <stupid> imaterialistic ideas, called:a country(fiat money - negative money, has no value)oil to put into cars.Nowadays,they still run

Is mental health an excuse?

An excuse for what ?Learn as much as you can about mental health and mental illness .Mental illness may be biological or genetic or induced by a history of trauma . There may be a biological predisposition which is triggered or exacerbated by early childhood trauma , often sexual

Do schizophrenics see ghosts?

This is only my opinion of the subject, I know that some other people hold the same views. Schizophrenics might be able to see ghosts. The hallucinations of other people may be a vision into what the schizophrenic person thinks the deceased person might be doing mixed up with their delusions and disorganised thoughts.

Does dreaming a lot and having weird dreams indicate mental illness?

If you traveled to the opposite hemisphere...I lived in Miami and went on several trips 1 - 2 weeks long to Montevideo, Uruguay (and Buenos Aires, Argentina). After a couple days I woke up and remembered that I had at least 3 vivid dreams and I could recall all of them clearly after waking up. Happened several days

Do I have a mental disorder?

I've studied psychiatry as a medical student, and I agree with Mike Leary - those symptoms could possibly be caused by a mental disorder OR neurological disease, or possibly be harmless. There's no diagnosis that could be made from the combination of symptoms you mentioned, but those symptoms

Do schizophrenics see ghosts?

This is only my opinion of the subject, I know that some other people hold the same views. Schizophrenics might be able to see ghosts. The hallucinations of other people may be a vision into what the schizophrenic person thinks the deceased person might be doing mixed up with their delusions and disorganised thoughts.

Why would someone want to be insane or psychotic/want people to think they are?

Why would someone want to be mentally ill? I don't know. I would argue that anyone who actually wants to be mentally ill most likely already is. See: Factitious disorder imposed on self, also known as Munchausen syndrome.Separately, why would someone want others to perceive them as mentally ill? Setting aside the aforementioned Munchausen syndrome, one

How did the Joker become insane?

Well, as far as I have read DC Comics, i just can't remember the volume but this is the story behind The joker:The joker actually was married and he was working in a chemical industry. Just when he gets fired

How important is mental health?

Considering we live in our own minds, engage in society with our minds, and our psychologic state determines our physical pain tolerance and also how spiritually connected we are, I'd say it's pretty damn imperative to sustain a healthy mind state and overall mental health for an optimal life. To a degree, it determines our success.. If you aren't

Why do people still believe in the chemical imbalance myth?

They believe it because they are told it from people that they assume have credentials. In addition, Big Pharma promotes the idea in TV commercials.The idea of a chemical imbalance as the source of depression has never been proven anywhere.This is simply a strategy used by the psych/Big

Is mental health an excuse?

An excuse for what ?Learn as much as you can about mental health and mental illness .Mental illness may be biological or genetic or induced by a history of trauma . There may be a biological predisposition which is triggered or exacerbated by early childhood trauma , often sexual

Why does no one understand major depression?

Depression is an illness of the human mind and brain where the software has become corrupt due to reasons we need not go in here. Due to this the mind of a depressed person plays tricks with him. The mind makes his thoughts distorted or

Who is the most insane person you know?

People from the Windsor, a.k.a ...The oligarch Rothshield Habsburg family !They funded both campaigns of World War I and II, by sending billions of young, stupid and (poor) men into battle, for a <stupid> imaterialistic ideas, called:a country(fiat money - negative money, has no value)oil to put into cars.Nowadays,they still run

How do people go insane and become anti-social?

if they are experiencing psycosis or hallucinations they are experiencing a different reality than others. i imagine it would be very difficult to accept that something they can see with their own eyes, isnt actually there. theyd already be questioning things in their mind and feeling parinoid or

If chemical imbalance theory has failed to explain mental disorders, and how come a lot of psychiatrists still believe it?

It hasn't failed to explain them. Everything we do, every movement we make, every thought & feeling we have - has an electrochemical basis in the brain, usually rooted both in neurotransmitters, but also the regions of the brain and how they function. I'd do a bit more reading.

Why do I want to kill people?

I can certainly relate. And i'd say the cause is "lack of control/power"When I was younger, my father can be outrageously angry over a tiny arguement. I was once told to get off the car during an arguement(he left me at the police station for an hour). I was threatened that if I did not

What country would be best for the U.S. to model it's mental health care on?

Sadly there is no country that can claim that they treat the mentally ill population with the respect and the dignity that they deserve.The jails in every country are almost full of the mentally ill and the addicts and these people often

If an alien came to Earth and started killing humans would it be considered a sociopath?

Mental illnesses are categorized by how a person acts or things differently from the human norm. Animals, primates and aliens would not be categorized in such as way because they are not human.We would probably diagnose it as a sociopath if it suffered a personality disorder that caused the alien to act in a way that

Why do so many people believe that ADHD is fake?

People are often judgmental, particularly on topics they're ignorant about. People who are different are often the targets of discrimination and mistreatment. One of the ways that discrimination manifests is by discounting the knowledge and experiences of those people who are different. People with disabilities

Is my mental health okay?

Sweetheart...get to a good mental health professional.  It is time. You are not alone. There is help for your condition.Let the doctor determine what is needed. You are suffering way too much.God bless you!I have pulled on my hair, I have sensory processing disorder

What is my mental health?

A lot of what you say sounds like my friend, who suffered from paranoid schizophrenia. He's gotten help and is much better-- and you can too!First things first, tell someone you trust and who can help you get a professional diagnosis. Then, seek out the most appropriate therapy (look for evidence-based results-- what works

Can PTSD cause schizophrenia?

Since most mental health afflictions are hereditary based and remains within a person's DNA. If a person is going through a PTSD period, their stress and sleep patterns are drastically affected; thereby

What are the causes of sudden unexpected death in schizophrenia?

Sudden cardiac death is one: people with schizophrenia are usually taking antipsychotics, and both

Why did Friedrich Nietzsche go insane?

Many scholars take as a matter of course that Nietzsche's descent into madness was completely incidental and physiological. No one will really ever know all the details they would need to give an account that would satisfy a clinician. But since you're asking a Nichiren Buddhist, my

What is the comorbidity between epilepsy and schizophrenia?

Epilepsy is a medical disorder involving episodes of irregular electrical discharge in  the brain and characterized by the periodic sudden loss or impairment of  consciousness, often accompanied by convulsionsComorbidity is the simultaneous appearance of two or  more psychiatric or physical illnesses, e.g. alcohol dependence and depressionPsychiatric comorbidity of epilepsy manifests as

Can psychedelics make someone go insane?

The idea that psychedelics cause insanity is indeed more propaganda/outdated opinion than actual fact. I should try to put some myths straight that I know about:(1) The myth that psychedelic drugs cause schizophrenia (a very bleak condition of mostly auditory

I am going insane. Who do I report this to?

Hey. I know this feels scary, and I'm sorry you're going through this. It will be ok. Here's what you can do step by step..It's what I have had to do a few times myself..I am assuming you're in the US...Be assured because the medical system is a giant web of connections. If one part of the system cannot

Can you go insane from grief?

Yes.While psychosis (which implies detachment/fragile relationship with objective reality, and is what people might call ‘insanity' in laymen's terms), and mental issues in general, are multicausal, grief can be a catalyst and a very important factor in their appearance.I've seen a few

Does stress cause insanity?

For most mental illnesses, we operate under what is called a "two hit hypothesis". Many psychiatric illnesses have been shown to be highly heritable, meaning that they are genetically passed from parents to children. ADHD, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, even Substance Abuse Disorder have been shown to have genetic components. This biological component is one of the "hits".  However,

Are violent people mentally sick?

A recent, but relatively small study (N=72) showed:

Do I have a mental disorder?

I've studied psychiatry as a medical student, and I agree with Mike Leary - those symptoms could possibly be caused by a mental disorder OR neurological disease, or possibly be harmless. There's no diagnosis that could be made from the combination of symptoms you mentioned, but those symptoms do seem like they could possibly be part

Have you ever felt that psychiatry ruined your life?

Yes, I was a victim of psychiatrists who ruined the life I could've had. My fertile years taken into being a forced human experiment for the psychiatric regime. All totally against my will. The oppression of my career, because I tell the truth

What causes schizophrenia?

Schizophrenia is not curable because society refuses to allow it to be.  If someone claims to have come out the other side of psychosis, they are  deemed to be even more psychotic because everyone knows that it is  incurable. Thus said individual is to be regarded with even more 

Can animals go insane?

It depends on what you consider to be

What are the causes of psychosis in very young children?

Schizophrenia with onset during the middle to late adolescence is fairly common, with 1% prevalence. In contrast childhood, psychosis is very rare with a prevalence of 0.2 to 0.4/10 000.Because the numbers are so small it is difficult to speak with any

Is Schizophrenia caused by demons?

We don't have empirical evidence for that. And in some cases the cause or at least part of it has been found empirically. However, we likely never will have empirical evidence regarding demons so it's always possible there is something happening at a different level. And believing schizophrenia and perhaps other diseases

Why did Friedrich Nietzsche go insane?

Many scholars take as a matter of course that Nietzsche's descent into madness was completely incidental and physiological. No one will really ever know all the details they would need to give an account that would satisfy a clinician. But since you're asking a Nichiren Buddhist, my

Can diabetes cause bipolar disorder and schizophrenia?

Diabetes can cause neuropsychiatric symptoms, including both cognitive and mood-related difficulties.I. Diabetes, Neuropsychiatric Symptoms, & DruggingThe neuropsychiatric symptoms of diabetes can include things like agitation, mood swings, depression, hallucinations, delusions, confusion, difficulty with thinking or remembering, problems with communicating or expressing, and more.Some of the other experiences commonly associated with psychiatric diagnoses or the drugs prescribed

I am going insane. Who do I report this to?

Hey. I know this feels scary, and I'm sorry you're going through this. It will be ok. Here's what you can do step by step..It's what I have had to do a few times myself..I am assuming you're in the US...Be assured because the medical system is a giant web of connections. If one part of the system cannot

What are the causes of sudden unexpected death in schizophrenia?

Sudden cardiac death is one: people with schizophrenia are usually taking antipsychotics, and both

Can psychedelics make someone go insane?

The idea that psychedelics cause insanity is indeed more propaganda/outdated opinion than actual fact. I should try to put some myths straight that I know about:(1) The myth that psychedelic drugs cause schizophrenia (a very bleak condition of mostly auditory

Are mentally ill people violent?

I am seriously mentally ill when without treatment for paranoid schizophrenia. Out of all the years I've had this illness, there was one time I hit our dog harder than intended after she bit me, pointed at her and said