What is a psychiatric and behavioral interventionist? A conversation with Brad Richards.
Individuals facing serious mental health challenges often become estranged from family members, lose their jobs, and lose their sense of self. One's sense of self - one's autonomy, purpose, and role in life - is a personal and priceless aspect of being human. Once you are labeled with a diagnosis of serious mental illness, that diagnosis enters the room and speaks on your behalf before you even get there. It steals your individuality. One person who understands this reality v