Monday, August 12, 2013

you make me crazy, you make me wild.

Current diagnosis's from the hospital:
-Treatment resistive depression
-Generalised anxiety disorder (GAD)
-Aspects of  post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and borderline personality disorder (BPD)
Rejected hospital diagnoses:
-Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
-Full blown PTSD
-Bipolar disorder
Treatment options:
-Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
-Cognitive analytical therapy (CAT)
-Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT)
-Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
-Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)
-Mindfulness and meditation
My own theories about my diagnosis:
-Treatment resistive depression and GAD
-Suicidal ideation/pervasive hopelessness/helplessness
-Complex PTSD or secondary trauma (a subset of PTSD which shares many symptoms with BPD but was not included in the latest DSM-V)

Current medications:
-Effexor (venlafaxine), 375mg
-Sodium valproate, 400mg (twice daily)
-Meloxicam (mobic), 15mg
-Seroquel, 25mg (as required)
-Panadol osteo (as required)
-Iron supplements