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Good housing options for the mentally disabled include supervised and partially supervised group housing, notes the National Alliance on Mental Illness. For more independent people who suffer with mental illness, support... More »

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When choosing a residential home for the mentally disable, visit multiple facilities and consider the potential resident's feelings, notes Care.com. Care facilities in areas with lower costs of living may be more afforda... More »

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To apply for Section 811 disabled housing assistance, contact a local independent living center or public housing agency. Some national nonprofit organizations such as Easter Seals and The Arc provide help with securing ... More »

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Bipolar type 1 disorder is a mood disorder characterized by the presence of at least one manic state, usually mixed with episodes of depression, explains the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Bipolar I is distinct fro... More »

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Treatment of psychosis requires both antipsychotic medications and psychotherapy, such as supportive psychotherapy, cognitive enhancement therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy, states the National Alliance on Mental I... More »

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The National Alliance on Mental Illness offers educational classes, presentations, support groups and outreach and advocacy training across the United States, according to the organization's website, NAMI.org. Thousands ... More »

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