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What You Should Know About Brief Psychotic Disorder

You might know about various psychotic disorders, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other conditions that last for years, if not a lifetime. If your teen is suffering from psychotic behaviors that clear up within a month, however, he or she might have brief psychotic disorder. Often following a traumatic event, brief psychotic disorder can…

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Teen Brief Psychotic Disorder: A Short and Stress-Related Experience of Psychosis

In 2012, filmmaker Jason Russell experienced breaking success with his film Kony 2012. The documentary highlighted the controversial Ugandan guerilla leader Joseph Kony’s and his use of child soldiers. The film was a viral internet sensation, quickly attracting millions of views and generating controversy around the globe.   Jason Russell was soon all over the…

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