Tag Archives: Schizoaffective disorder

I Think I’m Cracking Up

I feel under constant pressure at the moment, what with money worries and other stuff. I think the stress is making me crack up. Last night, on the way home, I was thinking of taking my trousers off as I … Continue reading

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Too Much Stress

I applied for something called PIP (Personal Independent Payments) last July. It’s a benefit for people with disabilities and I consider myself to have a disability with my Schizo-affective Disorder. Well, the decision came back in October that I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Ran out of Risperidone

I was taking Risperidone – 1/2mg a day. But when I came to order a repeat prescription I found that it wasn’t on the system anymore. I dithered a bit and then found that I’d run out. I booked an … Continue reading

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Working hard and Vlogging

I am working hard at the moment, trying to finish my new show ‘Altered Minds, Altered Realities’ as well as booking slots for me to appear. And I’ve started a Vlog. You can see the latest video¬†at Glad I Am … Continue reading

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Medication or Psychosis

I’ve been having a rough time lately, so I started taking Risperidone again – 1mg per night. But on Wednesday I was feeling weird. Feeling unconnected to my emotions and later in the day my body. This led to me … Continue reading

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Three Days and Flat

I’ve been taking Risperidone for three days and I now feel flat. That is, lacking in emotion. It’s a relief not to be unstable, that is true. It’s also a relief that I have managed NOT to self harm today, … Continue reading

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Not Ill Enough

My GP referred me to the CMHT to see a psychiatrist back on 1st October. I waited and waited for Central Booking to call and triage me, ringing them up three times to ask when it would happen. They said … Continue reading

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