Such patients often become too generous and gift away their treasured items or things that they just can not afford to give away. Though, later they also regret their actions.
17. In case you suspect any of your family members or friends to have any mental disorder, you can help them by taking them to a psychiatrist as soon as possible. Wasting more time could lead to the disease becoming incurable.
All right, maybe it does last for a few days, but perhaps you’ve just lost a loved one, so you’re bound to feel miserable. But it isn’t just the way you feel. Let’s have a closer look at the symptoms of depression. They’re common enough emotions and feelings and because of this, there can be a lot of confusion regarding diagnosis. So the question; ‘Am I stressed or depressed?’ becomes valid.
Then he began to forget people, which seemed strange. Once more, I shrugged this behavior off thinking he was overstressed at work. Then one day when he walked past me when i was standing in a local store, and he walked right past me without seeming to realize it was me standing there. The blank look on his face was one I had seen all too often recently. That hurt so deeply, after all we had been married almost fifteen years at this point.
While you are waiting for the person of your dreams, work on improving yourself. Think of something that you have always wanted to do and devote yourself to it. If there is a non-romantic activity that you have wanted to achieve and just do it. If there is anything that you want to improve about your life, now is the time to take action.
Now, if this person’s mis-diagnosed as having depression, when in fact they have depression and crazy, and they’re prescribed anti-depressants in the category of SSRIs, then they could easily flip into mania.
Still I did nothing at this point because I did not totally understand what was going on. I did mention it to his counselor at his next appointment. She thought perhaps that it was simply due to medication changes. Medication changes happened often as they tried to control the bipolar so it seemed to fit. However, it would be another two years before we would get a correct diagnosis of the Alzheimer’s.
No more agreeing to do something you hate because of your partner. No more fighting over who is going to do this or who forgot to do that, or the big one – who’s right and who’s wrong.