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I Am Fascinated By Schizophrenia

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 182 People

    What is it like to hear voices?

    Well, in my particular case, it's just like there's people in my body and mind. Everything is so clear and crisp.. everything they say I experience lucid. It effects me on a conscious and subconscious level, and I talk back to them whether I want to or not. They go by Greys...
    smu1215 smu1215 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 21, 2014

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    The First Time I Was Put In the Hosipital.

     Well actual I was first put in Easter Seals, where I learned how to make fishing yoyo's, I was 16, My grandmother always told me I was crazy. Because I told her that God talk to me, she said normal people do not here people talking in their heads. I also could hear other...
    maryomaga3 maryomaga3 46-50, F 20 Responses Mar 1, 2009

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    Schizophrenia and Me

    i have been diagnosed with schizophrenia. and under a pychatrist care.   but i am 100% fascinated by schizophrenia. there is such a fine line between sanity and insanity and even thinner line with spirituality i have a spiritual  guide or ( a schizo) voice that...
    morningstarr morningstarr 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 16, 2008

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    I Knew Someone Who May Be Schizophenic

     An aquaintance of my 2nd profile wrote this (as an a EP story, not privately):   "I had a problems, i explain you, i get crisis every 3 or 5 years separated. This is similar than schizophrenia but it's not the same at all. My psychic doctor said me the...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 2 Responses Feb 26, 2009

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    Are Schizoprhenics Really Non-sane?

    Considering quantum physics' view of the nature or reality and multiple, parellel universes, are schizophrenics really left of center or do they in fact perceive multiple realities?   I had the fortune/misfortune of studying "majick" with a schizoprenic.  He...
    IcarusFalling IcarusFalling 31-35, M 6 Responses May 22, 2009

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    Strange Interests

    I am fascinated with schizophrenia but not only that but all disturbing psychiatric disorders such as multiple personality disorder, dementia and all the other disorders out there. I've always been fascinated with these things and Its not normal i know but mabye this will lead me...
    rainonroses17 rainonroses17 22-25 1 Response Dec 29, 2009

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    Interesting But Not Fun

    hello strangers i once like you was interested in phycology i studied it for a few years its interestingt, i lernt a lot about people but i have schizophrenia myself it is not fun!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i cannot trust myself, just today i met a girl about 16 on the train she waas very...
    monkshart monkshart 18-21, T 4 Responses Nov 29, 2010

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    Not Only Fascinated But ...

    Although I’ve always had a thing for psychology, only recently have I gotten into mental disorders..as in really into them. I wanted to follow a career in psychology (since med school seems too much for me) but figured I myself am mentally disturbed so I wouldnt do that well...
    blacknblue9 blacknblue9 18-21, F 1 Response May 20, 2012

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    Recently I had to undergo a brief medical

    examination. The nurse is asking me a series of routine questions from a clipboard. 'Do you have any physical disabilities' and so on.  When she asked if there were any mental or psychological disabilities I balked.  She looked up from the clipboard, 'bi-polar, depression...
    anonymx anonymx 46-50 2 Responses Dec 15, 2013

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    Find Me On Youtube

    I have posted several mental health vids on youtube mostly about schizophrenia. Yiu can find me under mstenorsaxplayer. The vids are me talking about my schizophrenia. Feel free to ask questions on here or youtube.
    mstenorsaxplayer mstenorsaxplayer 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 23, 2013

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    completely obsessed with this disorder.

    it's so crazy & sad but fascinating to hear stories !
    Graffer Graffer 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 14, 2014

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    Trick of the Beat

    now, that the next phase of my life has begun.. its amazing what can happen in a matter of months. i have moved again.. i have a mountain view, but once again.. its just another day. just my surrounding have changed, sometimes i feel so sad,, sipping my coffee and chasing...
    morningstarr morningstarr 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 25, 2009

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    I Created This Story Using My Mind

    Annnd, I just lost everything I just wrote. But that's fine, I was near the beginning. So, to recap: I have a friend from high school, or acquaintance rather, who is probably schizophrenic. I see him a lot around the local hospital, and I've been down there recently because I...
    namegame namegame 26-30, M Jul 11, 2013

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    I have schizo. If any one fascinated wants to

    ask any questions or just talk.
    alphadecay alphadecay 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 4, 2014

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    Struggling With An Undiagnosed Schizo-typal/phrenic

    I've been in a romantic relationship with a guy that I'm slowly suspecting is schizotypal or schizophrenic. Of course in the beginning I thought of him as a pretty creative person and that some of his "differences" were cultural in nature as he's East Indian and a...
    sxyvirgo sxyvirgo 41-45 4 Responses May 20, 2008

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    Here to Share What I Can

    I joined this group in hope of maybe being able to help someone (like me) who deals with schizophrenia in their life.  I began to be affected with this in my late teens, and it changed my life.  It is not something I like to dwell on, but is one of those things you...
    anonymx anonymx 46-50 1 Response Feb 23, 2008

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    I Have Schizophrenia

    I was just scrollin through this site and saw this group. I am interested in schizophrenia so that I can help myself and others with the disorder. If any of you have questions or want a personal testimony from someone with the illness, feel free to ask me.
    mstenorsaxplayer mstenorsaxplayer 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2013

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    "In the Windmills of Your Mind..."

    Schizophrenia has always fascinated me. But then again, so have most other mental illnesses. The mind has got to be one of the most intriguing topics in the world. Because everyone has one. And every mind is different. It's amazing, really. If I actually enjoyed science, I'd...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 15, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Anyone can share the link between schizophrenia and dementia. I am very concern with poor memory issue due to schizophrenia.
    Jochan Jochan 46-50, M 4 days ago

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    I believe that my mother has schizophrenia, and I am the only one in my family who thinks that she has a problem. I really want to get her some help, but my dad and my sister...
    mcgradyyeah mcgradyyeah 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 5

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    I was in my aural skills class and they started making jokes about hallucinations. I was waiting for someone to come out with the word, "Schizo" like normally happens with ignorant...
    mstenorsaxplayer mstenorsaxplayer 18-21, F Feb 12

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    Well they haven't diagnosed my sister yet. But my dad think that she might have schizophrenia because she's showing some signs of it. She's going to see her psychiatrist on Monday...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    It seems like my school doesn't want to help me much when it comes to my schizophrenia. They just tell me, "maybe this major isn't for you." Unfortunatly, that is how the world is...
    mstenorsaxplayer mstenorsaxplayer 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    Does anyone here have or know somone with schizophrenia who doesn't hallucinate at all except for maybe smells? Or you just hallucinate very little. I dont seem to find many people...
    Ifeeluberish Ifeeluberish 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It runs in my family, my aunt is one of the people who have it, who is alive right now. I've so far been diagnosed with depression, ADD. Before i got "investigated" for ADD, my...
    EverythingAndAnything EverythingAndAnything 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    FOR ME. I've written a book, it's about my experiences both ill and well. It also explains the fundamentals of the illness, what schizophrenia is and what it isn't. I intend on...
    cavedweller2 cavedweller2 36-40, F 22 hrs ago

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    I am fascinated by my OWN behaviour! Ah ha ha I'm serious! I'm a calm and quiet girl. Reserved and polite... I'm also funny and clumsy... But one thing that never stops to...
    EarlPhantomhive EarlPhantomhive 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 8

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    I wish everyone was fascinated by dreams. I honestly believe that dreams come to service and help the dreamer, that's all that dreams want to do. Our conscious minds sometimes fail...
    Arcanorum Arcanorum 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    I have always been fascinated with serial killers. What makes them tick, what made the do it, what was the trigger,how did they choose the victims, HAVE I EVER PASSED ONE ON THE...
    jrf9782 jrf9782 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 11

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    it intrigues me...i can spend hours just watching humans communicate with eachother about nothing I care for...and the only thing I'm looking at is thier reaction and expression...
    EternalViolet EternalViolet 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    It is natural to be fascinated with the Unknown. The Universe.  It's literally in front of us and we just  don't have the understanding of it. Where did we come from? Are we...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    The pigeon that frequently sits on my kitchen window sill never seems to be getting away from me. I thought my working in the kitchen would interrupt its activities, its privacy...
    hiddentears hiddentears 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    i dont know what it is about them that interests me so much. i guess its just because i could never imagine doing these things to people. i want to know how their minds work when...
    jermdbt80612 jermdbt80612 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I can't even walk through the dark for 5 seconds without wanting to scream because I feel so paranoid something is going to pop out in front of me. Even when I have the lights on...
    walljen92 walljen92 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    keeps hearings voices of my own thoughts...getting very annoying....keeps on hearing "oh my god"
    danhdn74 danhdn74 36-40, M Feb 12

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    The only man that kinda understands and know how to deal with me, my husband, suddenly stopped supporting me and just now fought with me because of my hallucination...... He says...
    VeniceTheMenice VeniceTheMenice 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    This was a question I posted about the movie "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close". This movie came out years ago and ever since I heard the name of the movie, I always felt this...
    darkdecember93 darkdecember93 18-21, F Feb 14

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    anyone know any websites/poetry/books that are good about having a loved one who is sick with this?
    darkdecember93 darkdecember93 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    It's hard to love yourself and trust yourself when someone else is telling you otherwise. It's affecting my relationship with my boyfriend and school. It's so hard and things are...
    EvaSFenty EvaSFenty 18-21, F Feb 16

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    I'm so angry. I'm so very, very angry. EVERYTHING has been irritating me. Everything. Things that wouldn't normally. Any time I hear someone eat I want to punch them in the face...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Feb 20

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    One of the many hallucinations i have, i feel that this one is rather strange, i hear an owl. I heard it whilst i was at my boyfriend's place alot but now for the first time at...
    EverythingAndAnything EverythingAndAnything 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    I really can't stand the stupidity or bizarre actions of people these days. Screw society. Every man for himself :)
    tangledweb94 tangledweb94 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 28

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    I think it would be wise for all software companies to delay their new releases otherwise they'll get completely stomped by Microsoft's Hololens, anyone agree?
    KiNgMiNoTaUrUs KiNgMiNoTaUrUs 16-17, M Jan 28

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    Inconceivable. What does the world look like when you have a mind like that??
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 28

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    I told my Aunt and Uncle a bunch of reasons why I'll never get married. They just stood up and clapped, haha ;D
    TheDesireToDance TheDesireToDance 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 28

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    MY VISION OF THE UNIVERSE, LIFE AND GOD. The universe and life are the most logical and rational manner of existence of reality, and it is precisely what happened. While life is...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 28

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    MY VISION OF THE UNIVERSE, LIFE AND GOD. The universe and life are the most logical and rational manner of existence of reality, and it is precisely what happened. While life is...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 3 Responses Jan 28

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