Project Impulse

A project on impulse control disorders, what they are, and how they affect people

If you or anyone you know are showing signs of the behaviors mentioned in the documentary below should consult a medical practitioner for proper care and therapy.

Things to do if An ICD patient is having an attack

Do not scream at them

Avoid coercing the into calming down

Slowly withdraw their attention from whatever triggered them

If the situation gets out of hands Call for help or administer the drugs prescribed to the patient.

Hotlines for help

It is the best line of defense to call your nearest psych ward or health center and several other hotlines

Hotlines

What not to do

Do not act irrationally towards them
Do not threaten them in any form
Only call the police if they or someone else are in danger

Do not Do this

There is help available

For any one who suffers from ICDS, the great news is that there’s help available all you have to do is reach out for it.

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