I am not hypomanic as I pondered in this post. I am most certainly suffering from "On-line Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder" as sited in a comment from Ruth: On-line Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder A pervasive pattern of behaviour, present in a variety of contexts and extending over a lengthy period of time, as exemplified by at least four of... Continue Reading →
MindFreedom, Chemical Inbalance Fraud, and Recovery from "Schizophrenia"
I'd like to draw attention to the MindFreedom organization and a collection of articles it has compiled regarding the "chemical imbalance" theories of mental illness. The stories concentrate on the theory as promoted by the pharmaceutical industry specifically regarding depression. I encourage you to spend time on the MindFreedom website for an alternative view on... Continue Reading →
More on DP/DR (a bit of wild conjecture)
Part one of this discussion here. I've been having an interesting day and spoken to both a friend and my husband about my experience and what I've read about it. It seems anyone can have this experience and most people have at some point or another. When experienced among "normal" people it tends to be... Continue Reading →