Tag Archives: Psychosis

My Abusive Mental Ward Experience & PTSD: STABBED, RESTRAINED, DRUGGED, SECLUDED, BULLIED, NEGLECTED

They also broke my lucky bracelet and didnt provide therapy for patients. When patients had trouble processing emotions, the nurses would drug them and send them to their room. They made me take latuda, an antipsychotic, which later induced psychosis and shouldnt have been given to me. Keep up with me on instagram: marisadani9 Source:… Read More »

Schizophrenia Linked To Sleep Abnormality

In a study, published in the journal Biological Psychiatry, investigators sought to develop a better understanding of the genetics that regulate individual sleep patterns, and how they relate to psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia. Senior author, Robert Stickgold said in a press release, “One of the most exciting advances in sleep research over the last… Read More »

The Cost of Racism

The videos of recent tragic shootings are disturbing and hard for anyone to watch. But it can be even harder if the person in the video looks like you. In fact, researchers say that experiencing, witnessing, or even just hearing about discrimination could result in anxiety, depression, psychosis, or PTSD. And early evidence suggests that… Read More »

Manic/Psychotic Writing about a Manic/Psychotic Episode

TW: This video deals with religious delusions/hallucinations that may upset or offend certain viewers. The psychotic nature of the writing itself may also be disturbing or triggering (or darkly humorous, depending) This is a true story of a time in which I sought out churches in search of, well, something… PLEASE proceed with caution. As… Read More »

How To Help Someone Who’s Having a Mental Illness Episode

In this video I wanted to discuss the ways in which we can effectively interact with someone who is experiencing severe symptoms, or episodes, of their Mental Illness. I cover Psychosis, Mania, Depression, and Anxiety. Click below for time skips to those exact parts. Psychosis: 0:31 Mania: 6:02 Depression 9:32 Anxiety: 13:23 ^_^ Hellooooooooooo! Welcome… Read More »

Tommy – A Surreal Journey Into Aberrant Psychology

A journey into the mind of a man on the edge… His mind being lost, his heart out of control… -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please watch: “Veterans and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder – Vet PTSD Help” -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Source: Youtube

New Badass Contributor: Tanner Resendez

So excited to share our first American Badass Advocate in The Wilds: Tanner Resendez. Tanner is a music producer under the alias Lyte FireFairy in the Dark Electro Acts Lyte and Acid Fairy. He lives with Borderline Personality Disorder and psychosis with flare ups of PTSD. Tanner will be sharing about his life with American… Read More »

My Experiences and Thoughts on Mental Illness (Psychotic Depression)

Hi!! My name is Ethar Hamid, and this video is my contribution to the National Alliance on Mental Illness’ You Are Not Alone project. http://notalone.nami.org/ NAMI is America’s largest grassroots organization for the cause of mental health…advocacy, education, etc. They have chapters all across the nation, like in northern VA, where I volunteer for the… Read More »

Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depressive Disorder) | Overview & Symptoms

General overview of bipolar disorder (manic depressive disorder) including some symptoms of depression and mania, and how they apply to me. Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder characterized by cycling between highs (mania) and lows (depression). —Chapters— 1:38 – Depression Symptoms 3:58 – Mania Symptoms 7:45 – Normal Mood —Related Videos— ► Self-Harm & Suicide… Read More »