Living with Psychosis
Have you experienced psychosis? Have you been labelled with having schizophrenia, schizoaffective... View more
Have you experienced psychosis? Have you been labelled with having schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder or something else? This group is for those who have been and want to know more about psychosis. Discover what others do during a crisis, how others are living their lives, how we feel about antipsychotics, their side effects and more.
Psychotic experiences, such as hearing voices, are surprisingly common but can lead to diagnoses, such as schizophrenia or manic depression (bipolar disorder). This course is aimed at people who have experienced psychosis, and for their families and friends. It explains what happens during a psychotic episode and the causes of psychosis. It also looks at the kinds of treatment available, and what people can do to help themselves.