Monthly Archives: November 2012

A Trip to the Hospital – What to Pack

When you have finally made the hard decision to go into hospital you may be overwhelmed by your circumstances, emotions, and the tasks you are expected to complete. The best way to cut down on the number of concerns and … Continue reading

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How Do I Get To A “Safe” Place?

Getting to an immediate “safe” place may be as easy as dragging yourself step by step out of the room that you are experiencing your crisis in and into a safer place in your home. Make sure you avoid high … Continue reading

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Trip to the Hospital – Admitting Yourself To Hospital

Now That You Have Realized You Need Help And Have Decided To Admit Yourself into Hospital It is imperative that you make this critical decision before you carry through with any plans to harm yourself or others. Try not to … Continue reading

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Some Perceptions of Hospitalization

A person suffering from mental instability should  not consider hospitalization a “dead end” result of bad behavior or a “last resort” destination. What I mean by “dead end” result is some people believe once they are in hospital they will … Continue reading

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Through The Hassle Castle’s Door Once More

This section applies to those who have been hospitalized once before or more: I was spending time on a hospital psyche ward over Christmas one year when I happened to meet a very animated and colorful personality who suffered from … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Hospital – Part One

* Please remember all the information in the following statements is based purely on my own assumptions and opinions gained from my own personal experiences. Making the Difficult Decision of Whether or Not to Go Into Hospital This section applies … Continue reading

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Are You Sick Enough To Consider Hospitalization?

Here are a few scenarios that may apply to your present circumstances. They are examples of certain situations a person may find herself/himself in that should be treated by hospitalization. If you are experiencing a severe emotional/mental health crisis and … Continue reading

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