Tag Archives: Illness
Is a diagnosis useful? What are some of the reasons someone may want to have or not have a diagnosis?
Were there discussions about diagnosis when you went to CAMHS, and did you have a choice about whether to have a diagnosis or not?
What happens if someone disagrees with their diagnosis, if they have one? Is this a problem? Is diagnosis useful?
Do I always have medication prescribed for me if I have a diagnosis? Is this the most helpful thing for me?
Does any diagnosis that I have go onto my medical record? What kind of information is recorded?
If someone is diagnosed with a mental health condition, who would they have to tell? Do parents always have to be told?
Can you explain the term ‘psychosis’ and ‘psychotic’ a little more?
What is the technical difference between self talk and a psychotic hallucination?