Schizoaffective disorder

About one in 100 people are affected with schizoaffective disorder. It has features that are similar to schizophrenia, depression and bipolar disorder. An individual with schizoaffective disorder will experience hallucinations, delusions and symptoms similar to other mood disorders.

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feeling terrible lately

allmightypikachu
  • By allmightypikachu · New reply yesterday at 9:06 pm
  • 6 replies
  • I've been having mood swings hearing voices and weird theories and need advice ...

Do you have a hard time with the holiday?

CuriousKat
  • By CuriousKat · Posted December 22, 2013
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  • Christmas is almost here and the New Year is almost here. I don't like this time a year. It is really stressful for me. I don't really like spending it with my family because I end up so stressed out ...

Which atypical antipsychotic is best for you?

IRespectYou
  • By IRespectYou · New reply December 22, 2013
  • 11 replies
  • Which of the drugs listed below have you tried? What side effects have you noticed? Which of these drugs do you consider to be the best? Aripiprazole (marketed as Abilify); Asenapine Maleate (marketed ...

Why Is There Such A STIGMA on Mental Health Issues

chriswright73
  • By chriswright73 · New reply November 4, 2013
  • 14 replies
  • I am 40yrs old & was just diagnosed with Schizoaffective Disorder/Depressive type. I was misdiagnosed with Major Depressive Disorder. My Psychiatrist says I may have been dealing with this for decades ...

Schizoaffective: voices versus reality; the voices are not God's

IRespectYou
  • By IRespectYou · New reply October 22, 2013
  • 5 replies
  • I thought that Presidents Jefferson, Lincoln, Kennedy, and Obama spoke to me; now I find that funny. Around three this morning, I recognized that the voices were not from Jesus or God the Father. I obey ...

Schizoaffective and acceptance

Yammer1993
  • By Yammer1993 · New reply September 24, 2013
  • 8 replies
  • I went to my group meeting and we were talking about acceptance of our disorders. I still have not come to the conclusion that I have this disorder which I have actually had for about 4- 6 years now ...

What is the nature of reality?

lost_horizon
  • By lost_horizon · Posted August 7, 2013
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  • How about this for a theory? We each live in our own personal distinct realities, and there is no such thing as an objective fixed reality in which we all co-exist. Our actions only influence the realities ...

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