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Do voices have an effect on you?

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just seeing what experience other voice hearers have if any.

They worry me shitless. also making life imposible by interupting my train of thought and behaviour.
 
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I've usually been able to maintain good distance from what my voices were saying. It was like hearing stories or plays, and my questions and remarks would be my role.

But I did find that if something gets repeated enough it does kind of get in your head. For instance there was a time when my voices were saying I had destroyed mankind. After a day and a night of this I was pretty worried, and then as I was going for a walk, they suddenly started saying I had destroyed mankind when I turned one way, and then that I'd saved mankind when I turned another. So I was meandering through the hills, trying to find the path where I saved mankind. I was never more than moderately worried and didn't really believe it, but still the voices caused me to change my behaviour.

So yes, they had an effect.
 
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I am really struggling at the moment with them. They are horrible.

They tell me I am crap. They are right.

I can't cope anymore.
 
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I am resilient. But the voices effect me.

It has been going on a long time, and I am nearing the end of my tether. I want it to cease.
 
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I am resilient. But the voices effect me.

It has been going on a long time, and I am nearing the end of my tether. I want it to cease.
Everyone has "an angel on one shoulder & "the devil o other!". Example, I can walk down the street & see a total stranger. Voice in my head says punch him in the face for no reason. The Angel says NO I'll get into trouble & probably beaten up! U have the subconscious mind & the subjective "rational" mind. Listen 2 your subjective. The subconscious will try to win but think it through to rationalise it pal
 
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My voices give me hassle daily, I feel I believe what they say and that everything is bad. I am currently trying to question this, but come back to the same conclusions - life is bad

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I have been hearing loud disturbing voices since 2010. In that time since then I have gone bankrupt, lost a job, lost a home, attempted suicide, been arrested - so they do have an effect on me.

I am still hearing voices now, but it is getting better. I am wondering what do I have to show for this experience?

Still struggle to have real life support.

Thinking of returning to work now - life goes on.
 
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