Monthly Archives: May 2017

Does Donald Trump have a personality disorder?

By |2020-04-22T16:57:59+01:00May 9th, 2017|Adult Psychiatry|

This question seems to have exercised plenty of people recently, including some US  voters, his fellow politicians, other world leaders, worried citizens of the rest of the world, - and a number of prominent psychiatrists and, as it is my [...]

Dementia and Depression – The Facts

By |2018-01-23T14:55:11+00:00May 16th, 2017|Adult Psychiatry, Old Age|

There should be no sugaring of the pill. The fact is that dementia and depression go hand in hand - it is depressing to get dementia. However, though there have been occasional headlines suggesting that those who suffer from clinical [...]

Must I disclose my mental health condition to potential employers?

By |2020-04-22T16:58:06+01:00May 28th, 2017|Adult Psychiatry|

Unfortunately, even though we are talking more about mental health, the stigma still remains.  This is particularly true in the workplace. One confidential survey showed that 56% of companies said they would not hire someone with depression, even if they [...]