mental illness

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Synonyms for mental illness

serious mental illness or disorder impairing a person's capacity to function normally and safely

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Changing Lanes touches on an emotional disease that seems to have become epidemic over the last few years - road rage - something Michell has been a witness of though not fallen victim to.
Reiki involves a practitioner holding his or her hands over parts of a patient's body to release and channel energy, "which helps treat physical, mental, and emotional disease," says Smith.
According to Fass, Abbott was "a man ravaged by emotional disease (as in the case of Leopold and Loeb)"; according to the murderer's cellmate, Abbott had a "'mind with a set of values so weird and distorted that there is no such thing as good and evil.
Mercer bad an emotional disease that afflicts many showbiz luminaries--a sense of failure, no matter how much he achieved.