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Mental disorders in older Irish people

National Council for the Elderly. (1996 Dun Laoghaire,Co. Dublin)

Mental disorders in older Irish people

incidence, prevalence and treatment : proceedings of a conference, Royal Marine Hotel, Dun Laoghaire, Co Dublin, 11th October 1996

by National Council for the Elderly. (1996 Dun Laoghaire,Co. Dublin)

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Published by National Council for the Elderly in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged -- Mental health services -- Ireland.,
  • Aged -- Care -- Ireland.,
  • Aged -- Diseases -- Treatment -- Ireland.,
  • Mental Disorders -- in old age.,
  • Mental Health Services -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Title from cover.

    Statement(organised by) National Council for the Elderly.
    ContributionsNational Council for the Elderly.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination77p. ;
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17153449M
    ISBN 101900378043
    OCLC/WorldCa36529584

    1. Cotard's syndrome: this disorder makes people think that they're dead. Mr. B was a year-old retired teacher with no family history of mental illness, when he suddenly began having sad moods, stopped being able to feel pleasure, slept and ate less, and developed feelings of worthlessness. He later started having delusions that his organs had stopped working and his . The National Alliance on Mental Illness reports one in five, or 20%, of young people ages are currently living with a mental health condition. Mental health conditions are not always obvious, they do not affect a specific “type” of person, and they manifest in very different ways from person to person.

    A healthy relational boundary between parents, for example, enables them to have a private life separate from their children. Parents share confidences and sexual intimacy with one another that is not shared with the children or others outside the family. This is a healthy boundary to have. In contrast, it is not healthy for one or both parents. One in five older people living in the community [1] and two in five people living in care homes [2] experience depression or poor mental health. Research shows that there are five key issues that can have an impact on the mental wellbeing of older people: [3] Even though there are laws in place to help with some of these issues – for.

    1. Helen Glover () Unpacking practices that support personal efforts of "recovery." A resource book for workers and practitioners within the mental health sector. 2. Allot & Longanathon () cited in Irish Mental Health Commission , A recovery apporach within the Irish mental health service: A framework for development. 3. Mental disorders will be considerably more difficult to understand than sickle-cell anemia and Huntington’s disease. Such challenges are daunting, but with the tools and the talent available today, they are not insurmountable. The search for susceptibility genes in mental disorders will be exciting and potentially life-changing for many.


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