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    Hearing Delusions

    Hi Evening Folks, Just to recap, both on Thursday and Friday late afternoon/early evening times I had a series and as I am sensitive, of hearing delusions. These filtered through a series of feeling very tired. Today, I'm fine, very well no hearing delusions at all. I think, that for the...
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    Voices question

    Hi there, I'm new to the forum, I'm looking to gain some knowledge about my condition and share my experiences with others. The main thing that has literally been on my mind for a long time now is the hearing voices thing. I had a psychotic episode around 15 years ago, never heard voices...
  3. mischief

    NBC News Opinion Feature on Hearing Voices Movement

    NBC News has published an opinion feature on the Hearing Voices Movement.
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    overprescribed quetiapine

    Hi guys So my regular psych has now left my clinic so I saw a locum who asked me to confirm my meds. So I told her 225mg venlafaxine 2000mg Depakote and 900mg of quetiapine. Anyway it turned out I should have been on 300mg quetiapine- 100mg x3 a day. My GP had somehow misread my prescription...
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    Unsure about how "open" to be at work

    Afternoon all, I'm posting to ask, or get a gauge on how wise it'd be to open up about certain parts of my mental health. I'm recently promoted into a job, my boss is great and supportive of my progression. Work has known for a while I get mad levels of anxiety, and my confidence is in bits...
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    Do you answer your voices back or ignore

    So I am new to hearing voices and have found is so upsetting. I started hearing it say hello ... hello amy over and over. Then it kept saying do you know why I am here. Apart from telling it to go away I have not said anything back . Do you talk back or ignore your voices ? I am worried if I...
  7. smilingpixels

    Lying voices that are annoying. I tried to be friends..

    This is the first time I write about this: I hear a voice from time to time that nags me saying: "I f***ed my mom.* I think the voice originally came from the fear of a demon or something. I don't believe in demons anymore at all, I'm way down to earth these days. However, I also have...
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    Hearing voices inside my head.

    Baffled. Is probably the most accurate word right now. :unsure: Its just not fun, hearing other voices in my head im finding very distressing right now, any coping techniques or anyone with similar experiences?
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    Depressed Boyfriend - Help

    Hi everyone, This is my first post and hoping for some guidance please. I have been in a relationship with a lovely, kind 46 yr old man for 18 months. I was aware shortly after meeting him that he suffered with depression and attended weekly counselling. He said this was due to the stress...
  10. Kerome

    The 10th Hearing Voices World Congress

    The 10th Hearing Voices World Congress - The 10th Hearing Voices World Congress – The Haque, The Netherlands The 10th World Hearing Voices Congress has the theme Human Rights. Hearing voices is a common human experience. A lot of people who hear voices found a way to live with their voices...
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    Fading out slowly.

    So some of you might remember I was posting here quite a lot a few months back. I've been hearing voices for about a year and half, not schizophrenic, more an extreme stress reaction....I'm quite ill physically, fibromyalgia, so spent too much time too isolated, taking strong pain medication or...
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    I dont know if I'm hearing voices or not

    My family has a long history of mental health problems on both my father and my mother's side. I think I'm having a breakdown but I don't know if I'm just being dramatic. I did hear a voice once before. It sounded like it was coming from behind me and shouted my name in my ear. I was 12 and...
  13. Not_Crazy_Yet

    Voices being nasty

    Jesus they are pestering the hell out of me. Saying things about me. That I'm a failure and a joke. What have i achieved they ask. What have you gained all this time you've been in treatment. I hate being drugged up to my eyeballs on all these pills. They don't stop the voices. They don't even...
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    Helicopters, Police Sirens & Mental Health generally within me - Update

    Helicopters, Police Sirens & Mental Health generally within me - Update Hi Folks, Across the current week, in my area, there have been a lot of sirens, and helicopters, flying about, plus not to mention normal passenger aircraft which miracously, aircraft wise, I haven't heard any. Now...
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    How many voices are in your head? I'm being pummeled by at least 50!

    I found out in the strangest way how many voices are in my head. They are all male and they are all vicious. I have not had that many attacks with the auditory part...you know where you hear voices all day and night, get totally disoriented and are barely able to do the basics like brush your...
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    Hearing voices and Delusional Problems

    Hi Folks, I had been very unwell through sheer shattered status of tiredness today. I cannot adapt to large crowds in general, particualrly in hotel settings, and in supermarkets, though not too bad when normall well, under medication, 25ml. I had a problem of hearing voice this afternoon...
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    Brain Shutdown?

    I literally feel as if my brain has shut down. I barely remember anything and feel so lost. I don;t know what I'm doing or where I'm going. I have lost track of everything. I can't focus and having problems hearing, listening, communicating. My speech is all messed up and the worst part is I...
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    Wanting to make a difference!

    Hello everyone, I want to try and use the experience I have built up over the last few years to help others. I have suffered from Schizophrenia/psychosis now for 8 years. In the past I have helped the NHS sharing my experiences in a seminar and talked on live radio on BBC Tees and BBC Radio 3...
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    Exposure therapy for constant voices.

    So I'm hearing voices more or less constantly, or constantly when I'm at home anyway. Barely at all when I'm outside or in some other building, but a fair bit when I've actually spent the night at someone else's house. I think for me the cause is basically stress/anxiety, and what I hear is...
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    Not sure what to do

    My husband and I have a Granddaughter we are raising she is now 16. Her mother has schizophrenia and I'm sure other mental illness we do not know. My granddaughter has Anxiety, Depression, PCOS, ADHD and type 1 diabetes. Both of her parents were on drug. My son her father also has Anxiety...
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