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mental health

[′men·təl ′helth]
(psychology)
A relatively enduring state of being in which an individual has effected an integration of his instinctual drives in a way that is reasonably satisfying to himself as reflected in his zest for living and his feeling of self-realization.
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I recalled my mental states from the midnight prayer to the foolish card-playing.
I was just tracing my mental states for you, in order to show the genesis of the action," he explained.
The report cites several examples of veterans who have been executed or sentenced to death in Texas with little or no consideration of their mental state.
Cfn Owen was due to be medically discharged from the Army because of a knee injury, after which his mental state was said to have deteriorated.
Summary: The attorney of Tarek Yateem, who is suspected of brutally stabbing and killing a man after a road rage incident in Beirut, requested Friday that a court-appointed doctor examine her client's mental state, the National News Agency reported.
4) Description of a character as appearing to be in a particular mental state, e.
The Blaugrana hero goes into the game in better form, having received widesp read acclaim for his performance acclaim for his performance in Wednesday's Champions in Wednesday's Champions League last-16 win over League last-16 win over Manchester City, while Real Manchester City, while Real fans and pundits are growing fans and pundits are growing concerned over Ronaldo's concerned over Ronaldo's fitness and mental state.
In recent times, Gomez has been hinting about her confused mental state on her social networking sites and it shows that the singer is unhappy and confused.
Indeed, what makes a mental state mine is that its "contents can be accessed and compared at the subpersonal level.
Summary: A jobless man has justified breaking into cars and stealing from them because of his employment and mental state.
George Asare, 25, committed the offences but was not guilty because of his mental state, jurors at Croydon Crown Court in south London found.
Even when the suspect denies committing the crime or claims amnesia for the time of the act, documentation of the defendant's mental state at the time of commission could prove important in subsequent legal proceedings.