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  1. Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT)

    05 Sep 2019

    Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) can help you change unhelpful or unhealthy habits of thinking, feeling and behaving...

  2. Borderline personality disorder

    28 Jun 2019

    People with borderline personality disorder may exhibit extreme behaviour, such as repeated self-mutilation or taking overdoses of medication...

  3. Bipolar disorder

    28 Jun 2019

    Bipolar disorder is a type of psychosis, which means the person?s perception of reality is altered. It is characterised by extreme mood swings...

  4. Antipsychotic medications

    28 Jun 2019

    Antipsychotic medications don?t cure mental illnesses, but they can reduce, or even eliminate, symptoms...

  5. Mental illness - family and friends

    28 Jun 2019

    You can do a lot to help your friend or relative with a mental illness, but you need to look after yourself too...

  6. Mental illness and violence

    28 Jun 2019

    People with a mental illness who are receiving effective treatment are no more violent than anyone else in the community...

  7. Mental illness treatments

    28 Jun 2019

    The correct treatment for mental illness can help a person?s condition to improve or help a person to live well, despite the presence of some ongoing symptoms...

  8. Psychosis

    28 Jun 2019

    In psychosis, the everyday thoughts that enable us to lead our daily lives become confused...

  9. Suicide and mental illness

    28 Jun 2019

    A suicide attempt may be an early warning sign that a person is developing a mental illness...

  10. Suicide - family and friends

    28 Jun 2019

    The grief felt by family and friends can be deeper when the cause of death is suicide...