"Research shows that patients with conditions such as schizophrenia and personality disorder are being denied help despite feeling suicidal" Read more on this breaking story here ⬇️#RightTreatmentRightTime
Study by finds patients with schizophrenia and personality disorder are waiting 2 months on average for treatment - more time than those with mild depression or anxiety
Cruel Paradox Only 5% people suffer from severe #mentalillness. They need immediate attention/continuity of care. But instead usually are neglected. About 20% people have milder problems that often get better on their own. Instead, they are over-medicated
People with severe #mentalhealth problems forced to wait longer for NHS help than those with mild depression > For over a decade, expansion of access to MH care for people with mild-to-moderate problems has been at the expense of folks with severe needs.