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9 Facts You Should Know About Psychosis

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Psychosis concept, man with hands over face, blurred.
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Hallucination, hand reaching.
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What Are Psychotic Hallucinations and Delusions?


Circuits in the human brain concept.
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What Causes Psychosis?


Spiritual experience concept in woman's mind.
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Are Psychotic Breaks Just Misunderstood Spiritual Experiences?


Young woman with paranoia.
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Is Paranoia Psychosis?


Couple in bed on phones, jealousy or paranoia.
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What Is the Difference between Jealousy and Paranoia in a Relationship?


Boy having a nightmare in bed.
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Do Children Get Psychotic?


Marijuana leaf.
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Can Cannabis Cause Psychosis?


Worried women, same sex couple.
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How Can I Prevent Psychosis?


Antipsychotics.
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How Do You Treat Psychosis?


Julie A. Fast

Julie A. Fast

@juliebipolar

Julie A. Fast is the author of Loving Someone with Bipolar Disorder, Take Charge of Bipolar Disorder, Get it Done When You’re Depressed, and The Health Cards Treatment System for Bipolar Disorder. Julie won the Mental Health America Journalism Award for the best mental health column in the U.S. and was the recipient of the Eli Lily Reintegration award for her work in bipolar disorder advocacy. Julie is CEU certified and regularly trains health care professionals, including psychiatric residents, social workers, therapists, and general practitioners on bipolar disorder and mental health management skills. She was the original consultant for Claire Danes for the show "Homeland" and is on the mental health expert registry for People Magazine. She is a sought-after coach for parents and partners of people with bipolar disorder.