With some of the "other" disorders, there is no chance of control without medication - such as schizophrenia.
So they "can" do it. But we don't just have one or two choices to make in a day. There are many. And if every choice is a "3-pound weight", we can do that repeatedly. But how often can you lift a "50-pound weight", unless you're a competitive weight lifter?Soooo...it would be like lifting a three pound weight for us and a 50 pound weight for them ???? So, they can do it , but much more difficult.
Exactly. I've seen it too. Sometimes it's even "me" that runs out of mental capacity to act responsibly.There might very well be only so much she can do logically in the course of a day and then it's as if she fatigues. Energy, for me is a key word. It's as if there is nothing left in terms of mental health sometimes...often times.