A review of schizophrenia symptoms is in order. Different illnesses can mirror this one yet a common core of these symptoms could warrant a professional consultation.
Auditory hallucinations or visual hallucinations. Hearing voices is a frequent symptom. "Command voices" are those where the person is told to... Read more
It seems counter-intuitive to give thanks when you have schizophrenia. Yet focusing on the positive lightens your mood and could possibly ease the pain in your body too.
In studies, people who wrote a daily recounting of things they were grateful for had lower levels of depression and stress. Weekly grateful journal... Read more
I'm dealing with a hard time with the help of the Serenity Prayer: to have the courage to change the things I can, to accept what I can't change, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Acting with grace when life is hard for ourselves or our loved ones can be a bona-fide coping skill. The sooner we recognize... Read more
This season's recipes are easy to make and one of them takes only 25 minutes total in a hot oven. I like the fall because winter squash are in season and these vegetables are some of the tastiest and healthful options. You might as I do be able to make a meal solely out of one of these recipes. If you're at home in the daytime... Read more
A recent news account demonstrates why stigma is alive and well. The endless reporting on psychotic killers does nothing to prevent these tragedies from happening. Instead, it gets the public riled up over the safety of our citizens. Unfortunately, the threat of ongoing violence lingers.
It's time to take... Read more