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  1. H

    Never saw it comming

    Well ive been dealing with psychosis for about 4-5 years now. Came in the form of ideas of reference mainly associated with music and TV. I think I had a few auditory hallucinations as well. Diagnoses as of now, all though they keep changing it, is bi-polar schizo effective. Finnally after...
  2. M

    bit of schizophrenic art to lighten things up ! ! :)

    just s bit of art i drew on my nintendo 3ds from a reference of someones eyeball...
  3. A.m.b.e.r

    Employee Reference.

    Hello All I am suffering from a severe depressive episode and have been signed off work. I have been on and off sick for the past few weeks. I am going to hand my notice in as my job stress is the main cause of my present depression and anxiety. I would like to get another job once I am...
  4. R

    british gas refused meter because i'm not credit worthy

    i applied to replace my prepayment meters with gas and elecy meters and pay by direct debit as it's cheaper but british gas says i'm not credit worthy, the women gave me a long lecture about fraud then asked if i had any disabilitys so i felt obliged to say the diagnosis is running at...
  5. neorealism

    Lying on a CV: where do you stand?

    I was in a discussion with a friend, talking of job prospects. As I am making slow and steady progress on my recovery or rather towards a path where I can exist and live on some sort of level of normality within society - I am now contemplating that sooner rather than later I will need to get a...
  6. C

    morning all

    hi all hope u all had nice xmas. what did santa bring? i got the usual. lee cooper jacket, pierre cardin jumpers, jeans etc. for future reference, it's my bday on jan.4th. 42yrs young! i expect many gifts from u. or sexual favours are acceptable. lol!
  7. valleygirl

    Is it really so important to get an A?

    I've been working for weeks on my final paper for my Interpersonal Communications class, and it's due tomorrow. This is the hardest paper I've ever had to write in my whole life, and I already have a B.A. in English Literature. Right now this paper is too long. Somewhere, somehow, I need to...
  8. tigerfish

    with reference to a thread in self harm forum!

    Is it ok to talk to people in the cemetery about my recent struggles? ? Even when I didn't know them?
  9. E

    Changing an Abusive Relationship

    In my opinion, fear or shame are the keys to controlling us. When we change this control mechanism, voices can change. So here are some points that may help: 1. Identify the trigger. When a voice makes a remark, note your body language and that of other people. Note what kind of environment you...
  10. D

    Doctor Who

    Hello, Anyone watch Doctor Who this evening. Great reference to voice hearing. 'People hear voices and they want to shut them up. The trees come to save them and they want they want to cut them down' (or something like that) Awesome! D x
  11. M

    Fearing returning to work after sickness absence due to bullying

    Hi All, I am new to this forum but could do with some advice please. I have suffered with mild bouts of depression for years, but have always managed to cope. I have been absent from work for a year now. I was suffering with work related stress and a deep depression caused by being bullied daily...
  12. E

    Carl Jung?

    Just a quick question I'm unsure of. Do many psychologists/psychiatrists subscribe to Jung's concepts, such as synchronicities and the collective unconscious? When I spoke of synchronicites and "meaningful coinicidences" while on a psych ward, they put it down to "delusions of reference" and it...
  13. G

    Advice please/Keppra/crazy meds

    Keppra ? Where to start....:rolleyes: l don't tolerate drugs well, and following many years of dodgy treatment (imo), and a rainbow of different meds, I got put on a so called wonder drug called Keppra about 18 months ago. Mostly people take it for epilepsy but used also for mania. Anyone any...
  14. BillFish

    whoops I need a good character reference for something

    Whoops I need a good character reference from someone responsible who is not family,for something I'm planning to do. Need to find someone daft or reckless enough to give a career schizophrenic a good reference.Currently using all 20 of my brain cells to figure out someone I can either...
  15. D

    Psycosis not in med report

    Anyone know why my doc has not put any reference to my psychosis on my medical report, its like they don't believe me?
  16. F

    Clinical Reference Groups: patient and carer member recruitment launched

    Clinical Reference Groups: patient and carer member recruitment launched Clinical Reference Groups: patient and carer member recruitment launched | NHS England
  17. E


    Somone used my name and got a place in supported accomodation in oxford or cambridge or somewhere. They even used my address. I recieved 2 letters stating i ow moneey for the accomodation. I rang them and spoke to them explained it wasnt me. Rang the police then rang the company back with the...
  18. O

    Delusions of Reference

    Hello,does anybody else suffer with the delusions of reference thing.Say,in music or tv or just when people talk to you Thanks
  19. S

    It's happening all again

    Ideas of reference - That's what they call it. EEK ! It's been increasing by the day. Plus I'm getting higher & higher. The latter I don't mind so much, so long as I'm able to keep in control, this I believe I'm able to do now,... it's the mixed episodes I find totally unbearable. It's...
  20. R


    I feel worn out by it all. I have very mixed feelings right now. Feelings of complete frustration, anger, despair, joy. I can't really describe it. My brain feels muddled. Very muddled. I'm getting no respite from these reference problems. Continual reference problems. It makes daily living...