Essays Tagged: "National Alliance on Mental Illness"

Combating Mental Illness Discrimination

f yet, there are only a few similar patron-funded, non-profit organizations in America (such as the ong>Nationalong> alliance for the Mentally Ill, or NAMI), which are helpful in their own right, but nothing ...

(4 pages) 141 1 4.2 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Family Education and management of Schizophrenia

n 1979 many families with patients suffering from schizophrenia joined together and established the ong>Nationalong> ong>Allianceong> for the Mentally Ill (NAMI). Today this group is composed of more than 30,000 fami ...

(1 pages) 40 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Abnormal Psychology and Therapy

of illness is concentrated in a much smaller proportion as explained in an article we found in the ong>Nationalong> ong>Allianceong> on Mental Illness (NAMI). This article explains that "about 6 percent, or 1 in 17 ... shing, IncA webMD chat with Dr. Velkoff MD. Retrieved on 8/15/08, from>Nationalong> ong>Allianceong> on Mental Illness (NAMI). Retrieved on 8/13/2008, from

(5 pages) 121 0 1.7 Sep/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder

subtypes of Bipolar the patient is considered to have Bipolar Nos. According to an article entitled ong>Nationalong> Insitute of Mental Health. "There is no single cause for bipolar disorder - rather, many fa ... ffer from it struggle to tell the difference between what is real and what is not. According to the ong>Nationalong> Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) (2007), schizophrenia affects men and women equally in al ...

(5 pages) 39 0 3.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

virginia woolf

aine headaches and sleeplessness which led her to hearing voices and having visual hallucinations. (ong>Nationalong> ong>Allianceong> of Mental Illness, para. 5).Sadly, Woolf's bipolar disorder continued to have a hu ... rieved November 07, 2013, from>Nationalong> ong>Allianceong> on Mental Illness. (n.d.). NAMI. Retrieved November 07, 2013, from http://www.nami ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Apr/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

The effects of mental health stigma in the media and society

health care services and have less stigmatizing attitudes.Stigma is higher among men, Asians, international student, student who have lower socioeconomic status and including people who currently hav ...

(14 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology