a useful diagnosis…


useful...Being labelled “mentally ill”  and receiving a diagnosis from the big book of mental illnesses  can be disabling. It can also be quite useful – as Barrie discovered.

a useful diagnosis-Barrie W

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2 Responses to a useful diagnosis…

  1. Pauline says:

    It’s so true.
    But I felt so ashamed of my illness because of trauma the first episode.
    I cut myself off from my family origin.
    I din’t feel good enough in their eyes.

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  2. korazorba1 says:

    Love the scary clown image…aka diagnosis is like a furry spider with fangs who just moved into your bed.

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