Podcast: Keeping a Job With Mental Illness

  Do you live in constant fear of losing your job because of your illness? What are your options? In this podcast, Jackie and Gabe tackle this complex topic with real answers. They discuss the exact actions you can take in various scenarios, including who to contact for help. They also share their own stories of being fired when their employers deemed them too sick to be productive. When should you contact human resources? The ADA? A lawyer? If you struggle with mental illness and job insecurity, tune in for an informative discussion on the ins and outs of getting the complicated, and often unfair, American system to work for you. (Transcript Available Below) SUBSCRIBE &REVIEW About The Not Crazy Podcast Hosts Gabe Howard is an award-winning writer and speaker who lives with bipolar disorder. He is the author of the popular book, Mental Illness is an Asshole and other Observations, available from Amazon; signed copies are also available directly from Gabe Howard. To learn more, please visit his website, gabehoward.com.         Jackie Zimmerman has been in the patient advocacy game for over a decade and has established herself as an authority on chronic illness, patient-centric healthcare, and patient community building. She lives with multiple sclerosis, ulcerative colitis, and depression. You can find her online at JackieZimmerman.co, Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.     Computer Generated Transcript for “Job- Mental Illness...
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CONCLUSION: Seniors use mobile phones for healthcare purposes in their daily life, and its use involves several facilitators and barriers. Interpersonal training is likely to reduce their anxiety and increase mHealth literacy and adoption. Theoretical and practical implications are discussed. PMID: 32484720 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Informatics for Health and Social Care - Category: Information Technology Tags: Inform Health Soc Care Source Type: research
Discussion: Recovery is a multidimensional and complex construct. In addition to pain intensity and disability, measurement and conceptualization of recovery should focus on emotional well-being, self-perception, and the cultural values and beliefs of the individual. A positive therapeutic relationship, with attention to psychological and social influences, appears to be important in facilitating recovery and well-being.
Source: The Clinical Journal of Pain - Category: Anesthesiology Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
Authors: Monteleone G, Franzè E, Laudisi F PMID: 32482915 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Gut and Liver - Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gut Liver Source Type: research
We describe an infant with severe hypotonia in whom trisomy 12p was detected bychromosomal microarray performed on peripheral blood. The karyotype from blood was normal and combining this information with three copies of 12p in microarray suggests the possibility of tetrasomy12p in mosaic form. The infant did not have any skin patchy pigmentary changes and malformations and hence, the diagnosis of PKS was not clinically suspected. Cytogenetic microarray is the first test for evaluation of cases with developmental delay and intellectual disability, PKS diagnosis may come as a surprise in unsuspected caseswithout characteris...
Source: Journal of Genetics - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Tags: J Genet Source Type: research
This study is important since integration and independence must be a part of social life of the elderly irrespective of the place where they live.
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
This article aims to investigate risk factors associated with mortality in young (
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
Resumo O estudo investigou a preval ência de declínio da capacidade funcional e seus fatores associados em idosos adscritos à Estratégia Saúde da Família (ESF), em um município do sul de Minas Gerais. Estudo observacional, transversal, de base populacional, com 406 idosos. A capacidade funcional foi avaliada pelo Short Physical Performance Battery (SPPB); seus fatores associados foram avaliados por um questionário estruturado incluindo aspectos sociodemográficos, econômicos, clínicos e físicos. Concentrações de mediadores inflam...
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
Resumo Trata-se de um estudo quantitativo, de corte transversal, realizado com 241 idosos diagnosticados com HIV, assistidos nos servi ços de referência do município de Recife/PE. O conhecimento e as atitudes foram avaliados por meio da Escala de atitudes e conhecimento sobre sexualidade no envelhecimento (ASKAS). Os homens idosos, participantes com maior grau de escolaridade, aqueles sem sintomatologia depressiva e os indivídu os com diagnóstico do HIV há mais de 12 anos apresentaram maior conhecimento acerca da sexualidade na terceira idade. As atitudes conservadoras em rela&ccedi...
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
Resumo O objetivo deste estudo é estimar a prevalência de depressão e seus fatores associados em idosos residentes da zona rural do município de Rio Grande/RS. Neste estudo transversal de base populacional realizado com 994 idosos ( ≥ 60 anos), cuja amostragem foi baseada no Censo Demogr áfico de 2010, utilizou-se o “ Patient Health Questionnaire 9 ” (PHQ-9) para o rastreio de Epis ódio Depressivo Maior (EDM). Foram realizadas análises descritiva, bivariada e multivariável, com uso de regressão logística. A prevalência geral para o ra...
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
Resumo Prop ósito de vida (PV) é definido como o senso de que a vida tem sentido e intencionalidade, o qual desempenha papel orientador em relação às metas de vida e à tomada de decisões relativas ao uso dos recursos pessoais. Objetivos: reconhecer e analisar dados sobre PV e condições identificadas co m bom envelhecimento ou com adaptação positiva no envelhecimento. Método: foi realizada revisão integrativa de publicações de periódicos com avaliação por pares, indexadas nas bases de dados PubMed/Me...
Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
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