What is schizophrenia? Schizophrenia is a type of mental disorder characterized by several types of symptoms, including positive symptoms like delusions and hallucinations, negative symptoms like alogia, and cognitive symptoms. Find more videos at http://osms.it/more.
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For my case it only happens like once every few months for a good 2-3 minutes so it's not all that bad, but the first few times, it was really scary. The first time my mom saw it, she didn't know what was happening and thought I had a bad dream. After repeated times it happened, my mom went to a supernatural person who can 'see things' and he told my mom those bees and spiders are my guardian protector so I should not worry even though those are clearly out there to try and harm me.. I have learned to let it go and hopefully it gets better some day because these days there are different things that I hallucinate as well, not just the animals.. In my country, there is barely any psychiatrist because 'mental illness' is a taboo thing. So whatever we can't explain = hush, don't discuss about it. I count myself lucky since it wasn't a severe case for me..
Buy a DSM book or look online. I have schizoeffective disorder, type one, depressive. It's the exact same thing as schizophrenia as far as I can tell, with the only point being the onset of schizophrenia is depression in my case. I take Haldol and Zoloft in very low doses and it works like magic. I still have some minor symptoms in motivation, and thinking, but I'm otherwise fully functioning and fine.
I have schizophrenia but luckily I have very few symptoms. I apear and act younger than my age, suffer from disordered thinking, disorganized speech and am very disorganized in generall . I have troubles whit short term memory and whit orientation but these are whitin the normal range of what would happen to a "sane" person. I only hear voices when I am psychotic and I never become psychotic because I have a very good doctor who prescripes me exactly what I need.
I feel television is giving me signals
And i think people are reading my mind
I feel some singers and artists are similiar like me
Like there hair there eyes and face
We are different creatures
May be we are gods
Am i bipolar disorder or schizophrenic?
Delusions are deemed bizarre if they are clearly implausible and not understandable to same-culture peers and do not derive from ordinary life experiences. An example of a bizarre delusion is the belief that an outside force has removed his or her internal organs and replaced them with someone else’s organs without leaving any wounds or scars. An example of a nonbizarre delusion is the belief that one is under surveillance by the police, despite a lack of convincing evidence. Delusions that express a loss of control over mind or body are generally considered to be bizarre; these include the belief that one’s thoughts have been“removed” by some outside force (thought withdrawal), that alien thoughts have been put into one’s mind (thought insertion), or that one’s body or actions are being acted on or manipulated by some outside force (delusions of control). The distinction between a delusion and a strongly held idea is sometimes difficult to make and depends in part on the degree of conviction with which the belief is held despite clear or reasonable contradictory evidence regarding its veracity.
Neurobiological research in the future is likely to expand improvements in nosology, with the refinement of DSM criteria incorporating integration of neuroimaging, neurochemical, and electrophysiological data, and the combined use of biomarkers more useful than individual markers used in isolation (Price et al., 2006). Multi-modal imaging (e.g. combining fMRI with ERP data) may be more useful than individual modalities alone. Neuropharmacological challenge strategies to elucidate dynamic alterations in neurotransmitter and receptor systems. Better delineation of endophenotypic markers and susceptibility genes is likely to yield more valid animal models for further hypothesis testing.alterations appear to begin early in development and evolve during the course of the illness suggesting a sequential derailment of developmental processes. neurobiological studies in schizophrenia for better diagnosis, prognostication and etiopathologic research is critically needed in the near future.
I often find that you do not go into much detail at all about treatments of illnesses and focus much more in the symptoms part. I wish you would explain how treatments work and when to use one treatment over the other.
Negative... A large portion of my mental abilities gone and what's left of me discovers bits of who I was and it scares me every time. Like the part of me that didn't die is growing to become a replacement. Growing roots in a dead brain and occasionally discovering parts of who I was
Thank you for this perfect explanation! For four years I knew my mom had a mental illness, but I had no idea what. It kept getting worse and worse, so I looked it up, turns out she has very very sever schizophrenia😔But now that I know it helps a lot and I have a lot of hope that it will go away someday!
My cause of schizophrenia. I contracted during my puberty. I like any teenager, love porn and masturbation. I also like to think out of the square. In the end, I am distorted and fall sick due to curses and swears from people on the streets.
i always feel scared and hearing voices in my head, bcus of that i got stressed and sick, and i don't wanna go to school, its been 2 weeks, after that i decided to go to the doctor, and doctor said im not sick, and im diagnosed with schizophrenia 😔 im still 15...
Please tell me!
1. Feeling like someone is always home with me, to the point where I lock myself in my room for hours.
2. Hearing voices that aren’t mine telling me to do stuff
3. People talking to or about me that aren’t
4. Feeling unsafe outside
5. Feeling two or more people yelling at me or arguing with me.
6. Severe insomnia because I see figure.
This has been going on for two years. I don’t think I should tell my mom or anyone because I don’t wanna be told I’m lying. What should I do?
I’m not sure if I have Schizophrenia or not. I think people are out to get me, when I was younger I used to hear music, (not loud though) I used to (and still sometimes do) see monsters in my bedroom, (like my laundry pile was a monster or my shirts in my closet were monsters, and I would see them EVERYWHERE. When I closed my eyes my vision would be FULL of monsters and no matter how hard I tried they wouldn’t go away.) I always had super strange and surreal nightmares that kept me up all night. From what I can remember I was very manic as a kid. Recently I’ve been having nightmares again almost every night. I never feel like I can see reality. Everyone else sees a beautifully painted picture and all I see is a black and white outline of one shape. Life and reality seem pointless and empty and boring. I don’t get how people see beauty in life when everything I see is so plain. My speech is slow, quiet, and more thought out when I am depressed or anxious, but when I get happy, (which when I do I still feel a depressive weight in my head, but I feel like I can’t control my thoughts and happy things are being vomited out my mouth) my speech is all over the place and confusing and I can never focus on one topic. I pretty much always feel like I’m not a part of reality, that I don’t belong here, and that I’ll faze away any second. I also always feel like I’m a ghost and can’t pull my body back together. I feel vulnerable and awkwardly strange. In public I constantly think everyone’s going to physically hurt me (except my few close friends and my dad) My views on people constantly change. One moment I hate them the next I love them. I struggle with catatonia every day. I will be doing something and suddenly I can’t move or speak or do anything. It can last from a few seconds to 10 or even more minutes. I am unresponsive to people all the time and just sit there, wanting to respond but can’t. I constantly feel like I’m going insane or are insane.
Hallucinations does not include visual but it includes auditory (most likely for psychosis) and tactile (second most common). Visual suggest organic issues or substance abuse. Please update. Please read Becker or Kaplan before you update.
Well fuck, I’ve been very self aware recently and thought id have something like this so ive been doing some research or whatever and so far what ive collected i could have this, multiple personality disorder and some disorder where i rely on people too much but i cant remember the name
I have so many.right now I am scared.I hear glasses clinking together, but there are people watching.
if so many of us how we have all these "symptoms" see , if we all have similar the same symptoms,then maybe does it not say that we are seeing something real, who are the shrinks to say what is really real, do you know what I mean?
I would very much like to speak with (WITH , not to) someone about it.
it feels very lonely.
Did someone noticed that
1) the things religions condemn, psychiatry treats them as mental illnesses.
2) the most ironic is this one: deep, vehement core religious beliefs, are NOT TREATED AS MENTAL DELUSIONS by psychiatrists, and there's BILLION of people with those vehement beliefs.
If any one suffer from this dease pls do this thing.....
1)run around 1.5 km per day.....
Running makes ur brain calm.
2)take cold bath rather than hot water.cold bath increses neurotransmitter production.
3)when ever u got negative thoughts instead of thinking that appply any formula u know or tables or any brain tricky words.
4)always remain calm .patience can help u understand the situations.
5)always keep your self with any type of work.
6)its important that play sports like cricket ,vollyball,football.it helps to give pleasure.
7)As lord krishna told in bhagavadgita "Be brave belive in ur positive thoughts ,dont act like transgender(hijda), because u r the only one person who can take up ur life.
8)Guys belive me and belive ur self because above mentioned points are works when u often do above said things.
9)life is precious dont waste it .dont do such things like sucide atempts evry problem in the world is solveable.keep ur patience.
10)always watch positive attitude films ,go to the temple.
11)eat green vegetables, apples,egg yolks,fish,meat, almonds.these will give u protien which increases neurotransmitter levels in brain.
12) do pranayamas it will definately help full and it works.
All these are works when u do it for about 15 day belive me do every thing in ur daily life.
If it not works then go for the counselling.
Wish u all the best..... belive me...
Thank You for your video! *Trying to find a cure; Praying for a Cure, for all those suffering from Schizophrenia!! Read about Childhood Schizophrenia; Variant age trigger regarding Schizophrenia suggest possible hormonal component plus other individual factors. Mystery:( I have Two Sons with Autism, both are intellectual, can speak, and are highly creative:) I Love them Both Dearly!!:):) Schizophrenic episodes surfaced when my oldest son was 15 and a half years old though he says he remembers having them when he was younger as it never goes away and he couldn't put it into words to express what he was experiencing when he was younger... He would get mad and shout "Oh Too much talking! Stop!" He drew a picture of his brain bleeding in art class in 4th grade that reached the principal's desk in a good way!? My son titled his drawing, "Boredom!" He was always misunderstood in brick and mortar school...I Can't Talk about that past hell now and how we all we're treated...Best for us was to leave and attend online school from home!* He is highly intellectual, enjoys cooking, is helpful, listens to white noise at bedtime, prefers quiet and solitude...My sons say, "Where there's people, there is drama! Too Exhausting!" Plenty of past hells we've been through I won't go into here... Turn signal; Maybe the Endocrine System functioning plays a role in Schizophrenia with factors unknown to psychiatry as of yet.* The fact that Schizophrenia is more common in men; add to also consider the role of testosterone & other hormone functuning in both men and women; estrogen levels; hormone effects on signaling capabilities and functioning of other systems, etc. All conditions of the patient should be considered when researching treatments for patients suffering with agonizing Schizophrenia! Does the patient have Hashimotos Thyroiditis, Asthma, GI Condition, Autism, RA, etc.? Did they have any lack of oxygen at birth? Genetics, blood type, liver function; Kreb Cycle lab test(?) How a patient's Lipid System functioning effects their Neurological System functioning and cognitive functioning.* Is there a way to study causes of neurochemical alteration processes within humans...Hoping for a CURE as it RIPS ME TO PIECES to know my son is suffering as it's hard to find professional medical help that offers the most freedom with outpatient treatment...but we're interviewing them and trying regardless of our many health problems. Painting, drawing, cooking, gardening, and gaming with a close friend have helped my sons greatly as well... White Noise... God Speed a Cure!! XO
Treating schizophrenia requires positive behaviors from surroundings and if needed antipsychosis medication. But the basic of treatment is to give the patient good reasons to participate in society in a positive stimulating environment while filling his or hers real human needs😀 now you know the truth about the illness that isn’t really one😜
Schizophrenia isn’t a real mental illness. It is a term to call someone who won’t or can’t take part of society. There are a lot of types of schizophrenia because there are a lot of reason why people would act this way. Most common problems of schizophrenic people are: victims of abuses, people sick of phobias, psychosis, attention deficit disorder, lack of education or stimulations leading to self depravation, depressions, delirium ( wich is often related to psychosis) and brain damages due to accidents, and probably a lot more causes I didn’t mention
This young man is obsessed with lion.
His mom caught him on the top of the house on his knee .twisting his head back and forth until it was almost out of shape, and it was hard to get back in shape.
Roaring like a Lion. that how I know its part of his illness too
I have brother that have that illnesses and every thing that professional man say is true. That's how he react even when on the pill...he say he see us as monsters and he want us to kill us.. He say we don't like him..he is on the pills but it look he getting used to it...we have to pray at night cause at night he behave really weird...
Все психические функции являются адаптационными, к собеседнику, к обществу. Появление психических симптомов означает- "набор знакомств, количество с рождения, закончено". Простейшие способы преодоления - обратиться к специалисту медицины, религии, эзотерики, обратимость анатомических процессов возможна.
I have a "friend" with anxiety.
She is also an attention seeker and thinks her condition is worse than my other friend's Lyme disease, my sister's depression, my brother's Autism.
I have schizophrenia. It's relatively new to me and my friend doesn't seem to understand how awful it is to go every day seeing and hearing things others don't.
(Also she's a bitch. But she's moving soon so it's all good.)
I believe that the past and the future exist. We exist in the present, but we are not frozen in time. We, in the present, are on the inside. Past and future, are on the outside. From the outside, you can insert sounds, voices, images, thoughts, etc., into someones brain who is on the inside. With those on the outside being out of view, out of sight, it is easy breezy to set someone up to appear to be a delusional person, a person who is also experiencing hallucinations, and thus it is easy breezy to convince the idiots of this world that the person is mentally ill. It's so darn easy.
My mother's a schizophrenic. We didn't know that for 25 years. I need some suggestions. My mom had constant fear of terrorists who'd kill her and our family because of her. She was a teacher and was always fearful of people plotting against her. My Elder brother and Father used to beat her up for almost a decade or around it. I remember that me and my twin used to run away with our mom at midnight outside our home saving our life because we feared our father would kill our mom and we'd stray all the night on the roads till morning when my father would be asleep and back to normal from his alcohol levels . She would get ready and leave for her school to teach. She kept earning for us children to feed us never mentioning her conditions. We always believed it was God with us. And then we grew and became mature but our mom started fearing even more. Fast forward - Dec 2017- She was 66 years old and started talking to random imaginary people which we never saw her do all these years and it was scary. A week later she jumped up the 10 foot wall (she's only 5 foot 2 inches tall) and ran away running on the streets shouting terrorists have come for her and she wasn't even recognising me , we literally had to wait 16 days for her appointment to the doctor who treated her way back in 1999 and told my father it was depression (which was true and very vague as an explanation). This January 1st , 2018 I made notes of her behaviour all these years including her suicidal tendencies (poison drinking and then drinking fuel to kill herself) and talking to angels and God ,etc. We got her on this drug Risperidone by discontinuing Alprazolam (which she was immune to and it didn't work for her rather increasing her symptoms) . Risperidone worked awesomely after a period of a week and she has improved since January but recently now in May 2018 ,she's again started to have fears of neighbours plotting against killing our family and people listening to her (which she always had in all these 25 years) but she doesn't talk to random voices or have hallucinations like she did in December. My questions are :1)is she getting immune to Risperidone ? 2) Is her condition reverting to her maniac phase? 3) I stay in India and doctors here only experiment on patients here and even the best doctor in my city doesn't discuss much about her details with me what options do I have ? 4) are there questions you could suggest that I should ask to her doctor when I visit him next month on her routine checkup? 5) Is there anything that I could care for as she doesn't speak much after the medications and she's not expressive I fear she's hiding something. My mom is the world to me and I am not getting married so that I don't have to divide my time on a wife and a baby so to say. I want to do everything for my mom that I Can ,I just want her to have her old age years happy because she had enough of violence and social boycott and seeing her sleep beside me in that comfort and deep sleep is the most beautiful time of the day for me. My mother sleeping without fearing for her life ,without her loved ones abandoning her when she needs help is beyond expressions. I can't even imagine what my life would have been had my mother not worked and raised us up despite her illness and took horrifying beatings , burning, slitting, bone breaking ,thrashing my Dad gave her then and my mom would simply earn for us to feed us ,to raise us and wake up again and be beaten and treated like a housemaid. I want to be the best son and I feel sad that we ignored her conditions but on that would be the fault of her doctor who never told us that she suffered from schizophrenia and not depression. Thanks for reading what my heart felt. I pray for everyone who is suffering from this to get well soon and be brave ,you guys are heroes in real life. Prayers from India ! And reply me if you can explain anything about my mother .
I do have one bone to pick, though. As far as I know, the first Negative Symptom you mentioned is more accurately described as "Blunted Affect" in Schizophrenia, rather than "Flattened". Flattened is more suggestive of depressive disorders, whilst Blunted describes a loss of the high and low extremes of emotion, leaving a somewhat ambivalent or apathetic affect.
The cure is Jesus, this is a demonic spirit that can only be cast out in the name of Jesus, repent from your sins and ask Jesus into your life is all you need. These drugs were created specifically just to addict and not cure. John 13:16
So, I have a diagnosis of social anxiety but I feel like there’s more to it than just social phobic symptoms. My therapist was transferred before she could finish my treatment and Mentioned that She felt like I had something more than SA, anyway i felt completely betrayed by her and I spiralled back into isolation again. I missed three years of my life, kept inside the house and went through the worst depression of my life.
Recently I remembered things about my childhood, when I was in middle school my thoughts were dominated by two beings called “bad” and “good”. They controlled my life, my actions, and sometimes they would manipulate me into being an entirely different person. I got behavioural therapy for my “bad behaviour” and the “people” went away until two/three years ago, during the worst moments of my life.
I felt like someone had taken over my body, I didn’t hold emotion in my face and I didn’t leave the couch or the house. I barely spoke, I barely ate. Sometimes I wouldn’t move for hours, even when my parents tried to get me dressed for school. I couldn’t feel anything and it got worse at night. I wouldn’t sleep for days, only to pass out from sleep deprivation or severe anxiety attacks. The worst thing about it is that I still suffer with these symptoms till this day and have for years, with the exception it isn’t as bad.
However until recently I’ve been experiencing scary delusional thoughts and even hallucinations. They aren’t severe, but right now I have my cameras covered with tape because I feel like the government is watching me. Despite knowing how irrational it is, I still believe it as well as thinking the world is just a simulation. The hallucinations aren’t any better either, I see figures and faces in the dark. Sometimes people’s faces will distort and look terrifying, I keep seeing things in the corner of my eyes and I constantly have irrational thoughts in my head.
I haven’t left the house in a week and my motivation to take care of personal hygiene is completely gone, for no reason. I’m missing school but I can’t get outside, and everyone doesn’t understand because no matter how much I try to explain how I feel the words never verbally come out of my mouth in a way that they can understand. Each time I try my thoughts scramble them up and I can’t concentrate on what I need to say.
I just want to know if by hearing only a few things I’m going through, could I possibly be dealing with something other than social anxiety?
(also; my sisters friend has acute schizophrenia and i talked to her about what was going on, I found out that she deals with similar issues to me. It got me wondering if this was a possibility, that I could have schizophrenia also?)
i have a question.. i cant tell if i have schizophrenia but... i always imagine things like loving someone but i CAN tell if its real or not.. i just think that i am crazy because sometimes i talk to my imaginary lover or pretending that i could touch them ... but I CAN tell its not real it just creeps me out.. i really wanna love someone or be with someone but I CANT because i am BISEXUAL and my parents will be ASHAMED of me they will be mad at me and its driving me INSANE! i am depressed for no reason like i often feel guilty, im missing someone and im also easily irritated.. i am an introvert to my relatives.. i have social anxiety and i dont have REAL friends in school which even more get me depressed... i cant open up to my parents but i am temporarily happy when i am imagining that theres someone that is taking care of me and loving me😩😞
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