mental health experts differ on whether those who suffer PTSD pose a greater threat to themselves or others.
mental health needs to be taken as seriously as physical health; the two are inseparable.
“The more you have flubbed, the more the anxiety builds up,” says Frank, explaining the mental phenomenon Perry is experiencing.
She said she kept trying to have him committed to a mental institution, but instead he bounced in and out of jail for five years.
In his trial for the killings, Wolcott was declared not guilty by reason of insanity after being diagnosed with a mental illness.
And the minute you get mental discords no stand against fear is possible.
To these questions a mental echo answered with a melancholy negative.
They absorbed her atmosphere and after each followed a period of mental asphyxy.
She was speaking again with that mental clarity which was distinctive in her.
They are suffering from a mental disease of discouragement and loss of hope.
early 15c., "pertaining to the mind," from Middle French mental, from Late Latin mentalis "of the mind," from Latin mens (genitive mentis) "mind," from PIE root *men- "to think" (cf. Sanskrit matih "thought, mind," Gothic gamunds, Old English gemynd "memory, remembrance;" see mind (n.)). Meaning "crazy, deranged" is from 1927, probably from combinations such as mental hospital.
mental men·tal1 (měn'tl)
Of or relating to the mind; intellectual.
Of, relating to, or affected by a disorder of the mind.
Intended for treatment of people affected with disorders of the mind.
Of or relating to the chin.