Having a support structure is so important

So if I must be honest, during my time in the psychiatric hospital, my moods where everywhere and my emotions were flying all over the show. My mind was playing the dangerous game that pushes us into a vicious spiral cycle; that game is called the 'What If' game. That's when we keep think what … Continue reading Having a support structure is so important

Schizophrenia warning signs and symptoms

In some people, schizophrenia appears suddenly and without warning. But for most, it comes on slowly, with subtle warning signs and a gradual decline in functioning long before the first severe episode. Often, friends or family members will know early on that something is wrong, without knowing exactly what. In this early phase of schizophrenia, … Continue reading Schizophrenia warning signs and symptoms

Schizophrenia and common misconceptions.

Schizophrenia is a brain disorder that affects the way a person behaves, thinks, and sees the world. The most common form is paranoid schizophrenia, or schizophrenia with paranoia, as it’s often called. People with paranoid schizophrenia have an altered perception of reality. They may see or hear things that don’t exist, speak in strange or … Continue reading Schizophrenia and common misconceptions.