emotional illness


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emotional illness

emotional illness

A nonspecific term for any psychiatric disorder or mental illness.
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Approximately one in five children in Virginia endures mental or emotional illness that requires professional attention - and, of those, only 4 percent actually receive the necessary treatment.
At times, the load that needs sharing is the burden of loneliness or depression or mental or emotional illness.
The reality is that patients with migraine or tension headache don't necessarily have emotional illness, yet research shows they can still benefit from behavioral therapy," he said in an interview.
Koplow makes the consequences of emotional illness crystal clear.
The Salvation Army in Monterey County has agreed to share information with their other facilities throughout the state regarding the transient homeless population who may have some form of mental or emotional illness.
The tragic death of his parents, precipitated by severe mental and emotional illness, left Charles with a well of unresolved grief.
Add to this the decrease in crime rates and, most probably, although not statistically proven yet, a significant decrease in mental and emotional illness.
Ms Moran said: "Cancer is a very emotional illness, and it's not just the patient who has a hard time of it.