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Notez From A Psych Wardster Pt. 6

Day 1, Hospitalization #4: “7am: Report new admit, 22 yo SWM, manic… grandiose… about Google, dressed inappropriately up at 5:30 am dancing naked, offered Ativan and took it, refused to put clothes on, put on locked door seclusion- kept banging … Continue reading

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Notez From A Psych Wardster Pt. 5

“Chief complaint on presentation… is “I don’t know.” He was brought by an ambulance after [he] called 911 as the patient was acting more impulsive and erratic… On the exam in the CEC, the patient was yelling and quite out … Continue reading

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Notez From A Psych Wardster Pt. 4

“On admission, the patient was disorganized and delusional, preoccupied with numbers and thoughts of controlling people…He also continued to intermittently threaten suicide and engage in self-harm; for example, banging his head against the wall, requiring locked door seclusion, and eventually … Continue reading

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Notez From A Psych Wardster Pt. 3: Down With The Googlement

When I become #manic (which is more #womanic)  I tend to think Google is watching me. Even when I’m ‘sane’ I believe Google knows more about you than you think, and that it is connected to the CIA/NSA.  We should … Continue reading

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Notez From A Psych Wardster Pt. 2

“Axis I:    Bipolar disorder, manic with psychotic features. History of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. History of stimulant and cannabis abuse. Axis II:    None. Axis III:   Lithium toxic. Axis IV:   Primary support group. Social enviroment. Current life events. … Continue reading

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Notez from a Psych Ward-ster Pt. 1

I find myself here, staring blankly into the fluorescent light on a twin size bed I would hate to call my own.  I am chemically inclined to this campus-that’s-not-a-college so if I make the same mistakes other young adults make, … Continue reading

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