Mental Health

Medications for Mental Illness

This session is intended for Caregivers, Patients, Professionals, Members of the General Public

What treatments are available for mental illness? Is it okay to stop taking my medication if I start to feel better? What about side effects? What else should I know about medications used to treat mental illness? Is it okay for my son to drink alcohol while he is taking antidepressants? Will these medications cure my mental illness?

Dr. Bloom talks about the benefits and risks of psychiatric medications, and how to take responsibility for your own treatment or the treatment of a loved one.

Speaker: Dr. David Bloom, Psychiatrist.

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