Saturday, December 9, 2023

Tag: bipolar breathwork

Healing From Schizophrenia

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My experience is that living in a psychosis forces your brain to "stretch" ā€” you develop extra capacity to handle things. I was pretty much living a normal life, even working some of the time, while having all of my psychotic problems. After the psychoses faded away, I no longer needed to fight monsters, but I still had that extra capacity left. After 11 periods of psychosis, my brain has never worked as well as it does now.

How I Healed My ā€˜Bipolar Disorderā€™

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I was desperate to get off the medication. I wanted to be in control of myself again; independent and capable. The label of Bipolar Disorder made me feel like I was seen as a crazy person who did not fit into society. I wanted my dignity back!