OCD symptoms as an aspect of psychosis – Day 24 of “100 Symptoms”

Hey. I’m nednednerB the Schizophrenic. This is Day 24 of “100 symptoms”. Today, I’m going to talk about obsessive-compulsive symptoms. OCD/ Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder is its own “disorder,” but schizophrenics, or schizoaffective individuals, or those with bipolar often experience obsessive-compulsive symptoms. For instance, before I went to the hospital in 2015 [sic] I stayed awake all night participating with Bell media’s……

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Catatonic Stupor in Schizophrenia – Day 33 of “100 Symptoms”

Hi. This is nednednerB the Schizophrenic. With Day 33 of “100 Symptoms”. Catatonic Stupor AKA Near-Unconsciousness To put it simply, someone with catatonic stupor might look like they’re awake but they don’t usually respond to verbal communication. They might adjust their physical posture, if touched, but otherwise don’t look like they register that others are with them. Stupor can occur…

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Waxy Flexibility (Catatonic Schizophrenia) – Day 34 of “100 Symptoms”

This is nednednerB the Schizophrenic. This is Day 34 of “100 symptoms.” I’m going to talk about waxy flexibility today. Waxy flexibility is a catatonic symptom. It’s easy to demonstrate visually, so imagine I was in a catatonic stupor which I talked about last video. So waxy flexibility is when the posture is adjustable by the doctor’s hand, and the…

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1 Out of 5 People Have a Mental Illness: A Workplace Conversation

Finding a job can be a struggle for a lot of people. Finding a job while managing symptoms of a mental illness? It’s just a harder task. But, it’s not impossible! Superinterns.com is teaming up with Becca Atkins and her program Artreach to give tools and advice for everyone out there dealing with Mental illness. On April 26 at 4…

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Aaron Carter Reveals Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder and Anxiety Diagnoses

Aaron Carter Reveals Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder and Anxiety Diagnoses isnt ashamed to share his truth. The singer songwriter opened up about his battle with mental health disorders and revealed his medical diagnoses during a two part candid interview on The Doctors. The official diagnosis is that I suffer from multiple personality disorder, schizophrenia, acute anxiety and manic depression, Carter, 31,…

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Religious Delusions in Psychosis – Day 19 of “100 Symptoms”

Welcome to nednednerB the Schizophrenic. This is Day 19 of “100 Symptoms.” Today I’m going to talk about Religious Delusions. The first question some might ask: “who is to say what exactly the difference is between a religious delusion and a religious experience?” Indeed, the individuals make the same utterance: “God is communicating with me directly.” In some sense the…

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Fun Facts About Schizophrenia

Hey what’s up I’m Rachel Star schizophrenic with your fun facts about schizophrenia 1% of the entire population has schizophrenia it’s found to be in all different societies regardless of class race or culture now to put that into perspective that means 2.2 million Americans have schizophrenia many schizophrenics are found to have a amusia that’s the inability to make…

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Pressured Speech in Psychotic Disorders – Day 35 of “100 Symptoms”

This is nednednerB the Schizophrenic! Hailing from BC, Canada, I bring to you Day 35 of “100 Symptoms” where I will discuss “Pressured Speech.” Sorry so long since the last video. I’ve been quite busy with psychosocial matters, and I’ll leave that as the only excuse. Vague as that is, I’ll try to be more regular with my series, but…

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Apathy in Psychosis – Day 28 of “100 Symptoms”

This is nednednerB the Schizophrenic. Day 28 of “100 Symptoms”. Apathy. When you don’t care. When you can’t be moved to care. When you don’t care to be moved. It might happen to many teenagers and young adults on a multi-daily basis, but it also happens to people who have encounters with mental illness and psychosis. Apathy makes up one…

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Disorganized Behavior in Schizophrenia – Day 32 of “100 Symptoms”

Disorganized Behavior (Everything Out Of Place). You’re tuned in to nednednerB the Schizophrenic. This is Day 32 of “100 Symptoms”. Disorganized speech is common in Schizophrenia and psychotic disorders. Words and sounds and meanings switch places on the fly, rearranged by chaos. Similarly, when behaviour is disorganized, actions, tasks, and goals get mixed by chaos. Here’s an easy example of…

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