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Mental health: Common terms

Hi all,

I am going to start something different with this message.   We have had interesting topics posted and discussed.  However, I know we have spent little time really defining pertinent terms in the field.  I think that understanding basic definitions will go a long way toward helping adult educators in the field who are responsible for serving students with disabilities.  I will start with the mental health field by posting a few important terms.

Mental Illness Terminology


Hi group members,


For those of you who have students/clients with mental illness, the following may be of interest to you.  For others, it has some good basic information.

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