Tag Archives: Schizophrenia

OCD and Hearing Voices

Talk about stigma! How many of us would actually admit to hearing voices? My guess is not too many. The truth, however, is that it is not uncommon for people to have this experience at one time or another. Heard … Continue reading

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OCD and Psychosis

When my son Dan’s OCD became severe, he was in college, fifteen hundred miles away from home.  We arranged for him to see a psychiatrist near him, who telephoned us (with our son’s permission) after he met with Dan. He … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Abilify

I have previously written about the ten different medications my son was prescribed. While they all have their side effects, I’ve always felt the one that was most harmful to Dan was Abilify (aripiprazole). And even though he has not taken this medication in over two and a … Continue reading

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