Interview with the Director of ‘Words on Bathroom Walls’

2020-07-27T02:51:06+00:00July 27th, 2020|collaboration, writing|

by Michelle Hammer Described as an American Drama, Words on Bathroom Walls follows Adam after he is expelled from high school following a schizophrenic episode and enters a new school where he begins following his interests of becoming a chef, falling in love, and figuring out how to navigate the world after his diagnosis. [...]

The Mind Mate Podcast Featuring Michelle Hammer

2020-04-13T16:05:43+00:00April 13th, 2020|interview, collaboration, Featured, Michelle Hammer, podcast|

Tom Ahern is a counsellor and founder of ‘Mind Mate Counselling’, an online counselling program for driven individuals who are ready to establish a vision for their lives and reduce anxious thoughts. As a counsellor, Tom Ahern has a specific interest helping people with trauma related issues—and its many branches which include OCD, panic [...]

4 Sleep Hygiene Techniques. Why Is It Important For Mental Health?

2020-04-13T15:31:10+00:00April 13th, 2020|collaboration, facts, Gabe Howard, infographic, Michelle Hammer|

Sleep Hygiene Sleep hygiene is developing necessary habits to allow for good nighttime sleep quality which leads to feeling rested and alert all day. Check out the Sleep Hygiene Infographic below.

Visceral Concepts Podcast Featuring Michelle Hammer

2020-04-11T14:13:28+00:00April 11th, 2020|podcast, collaboration, interview, Michelle Hammer|

Listen to Schizophrenic.NYC Founder, Michelle Hammer on Visceral Concepts Podcast! Welcome to episode 96! In today's podcast Visceral Concepts Founder Michael McNew is joined by special guest Michelle Hammer of Schizophrenic.NYC, a fashion brand focused on creating conversations around mental health. She's got some great knowledge, ideas, and advice for small business owners who [...]

How Physical Health Affects Mental Health

2020-04-02T22:46:45+00:00April 2nd, 2020|collaboration, guest post, photo shoots|

- Guest Post by Christine Coen, NYC Based Functional Nutrition Dietitian & Fitness Specialist Eight years ago I was hired for my dream job as a Personal Trainer and Dietitian. It was also the year I was hit with my first experience with depression, anxiety and binge eating disorder. Before this, exercise and eating [...]

Michelle Performed at the Peoples Improv Theater

2020-02-07T18:04:29+00:00February 7th, 2020|collaboration, Michelle Hammer, speaking|

About a month ago Schizophrenic.NYC was contacted by a new website title depressed.nyc, a website about depression in New York City. We learned that the statisitc is that 1 in 10 New Yorkers are depresssed. We immediatly wanted to collaborate. Depressed.nyc founder Brandon Diamond decided to do an improv show at THE PIT-NYC for [...]

Michelle was on INSIDE Schizophrenia Podcast

2019-09-18T15:48:05+00:00September 18th, 2019|collaboration, podcast|

Inside Schizophrenia: Working With Schizophrenia Everyone complains about work. Having to go to work every day, working too much, not getting paid enough- working can be challenging for so many reasons. Today’s episode focuses on working while having schizophrenia.  Host Rachel Star Withers, a diagnosed schizophrenic, and co-host Gabe Howard share antidotes from their own [...]


2019-08-08T15:37:28+00:00August 8th, 2019|collaboration, protest, speaking|

After going to a protest with some awesome mental health advocates Schizophrenic.NYC and I AM NOT A MONSTER SCHIZOPHRENIA are throwing our own protest in Union Square, New York, NY on August 16th, from 5:00PM-7:00PM. Sign up to attend HERE!Here are some photos from the protest we attended this week.

WFUV Interviews Schizophrenic.NYC founder Michelle

2018-12-27T18:49:03+00:00December 27th, 2018|interview, collaboration, Featured, Michelle Hammer|

The Schizophrenic.NYC is excited to announce that Michelle was interviewed by WFUV Fordham Radio Station(New York City's commercial-free home of music discovery!) The Episode Featuring Michelle is about "The Other Side of Stigma." For anyone who has never experienced bias or prejudice, it might be hard to understand the true meaning of stigma. On this [...]

Michelle is Featured in CureSZ.org

2018-09-28T15:12:43+00:00September 28th, 2018|Michelle Hammer, collaboration, interview|

Michelle Hammer, the founder of Schizophrenic.NYC was featured in CureSZ.org. CURESZ envisions a future where schizophrenia and related psychoses are widely accepted as neurobiological brain conditions, and can be prevented, treated or cured, with restoration of wellness and full functional recovery.     Michelle Hammer is the founder of Schizophrenic.NYC, a clothing line that fights [...]

Michelle Hosts the 100th Podcast of the PsychCentral Show!

2018-09-27T14:49:16+00:00September 27th, 2018|podcast, collaboration, Gabe Howard|

Michelle Hammer, the founder of Schizophrenic.NYC and co-host of A Bipolar, A Schizophrenic, And A Podcast, hosts the 100th episode of The Psych Central Show! The Psych Central Show is an award-winning, weekly podcast that approaches psychology and mental health in a casual and accessible fashion. Listen as our hosts, Gabe Howard & Vincent M. Wales, speak [...]

Michelle & Gabe have a LIVE SHOW on TheMighty!

2018-07-19T15:57:25+00:00July 19th, 2018|collaboration, Gabe Howard, Michelle Hammer, Videos|

Do you have questions about living with mental illness? Gabe & Michelle have answers! Ask the hosts of 'A Bipolar, a Schizophrenic, and a Podcast' anything you like.We are live on TheMighty.com's Facebook page Mental Health On The Mighty every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month! Be sure to tune in! Here is a recording of [...]


2018-07-07T18:51:51+00:00July 7th, 2018|collaboration, Featured, interview, Michelle Hammer, Videos|

SchizophrenicNY, Michelle Hammer, shares how she said “I CAN” to using her voice to help others living with schizophrenia. RT her #ICanWithSchizophrenia story & we’ll donate $1 to support MentalHealthAm (min. $10K, max. $30K; thru 7/31) Join us & @SchizophrenicNY in spreading the #ICanWithSchizophrenia message! For every RT of this video, @JanssenUS will [...]

How I Met the Woman Behind Schizophrenic.NYC

2018-05-22T18:23:55+00:00May 22nd, 2018|Michelle Hammer, collaboration|

By Gabe Howard When I first met Michelle Hammer, she made exactly zero impression. I remember the conference we were both attending, but I don’t remember her. I have some vague recollection of a loud, inappropriate woman talking about meeting men on Tinder, but to this day, she claims it wasn’t her. My first memory of “meeting” [...]

WebMD’s Health Now Podcast features Schizophrenic.NYC

2018-04-13T02:25:16+00:00April 13th, 2018|collaboration, Featured, Michelle Hammer|

We were thrilled to find out that "Voices" the documentary about Michelle, our founder, is featured in this weeks WebMD Health Now Podcast.  If you are interested in listening to the Podcast you can do so here: https://t.co/KlpC59xyeh

Introducing A Bipolar, a Schizophrenic, and a Podcast

2018-03-12T19:24:11+00:00March 12th, 2018|collaboration, Michelle Hammer, podcast|

Introducing A Bipolar, a Schizophrenic, and a Podcast A Bipolar, a Schizophrenic, and a Podcast is a new weekly podcast premiering on March 19, 2018. Hosted by Psych Central, the show will explore life through the unique double lens of Michelle Hammer, a young woman living with schizophrenia, and Gabe Howard, a man living [...]

ILLusion Leggings and DONT BE PARANOID!

2018-02-20T22:33:43+00:00February 20th, 2018|Design, collaboration, leggings, photo shoots, shop|


FIRESIDE CHAT Podcast with Ben Dionne features Schizophrenic.NYC

2017-12-19T19:54:02+00:00December 19th, 2017|collaboration, interview, Michelle Hammer|

Here at Schizophrenic.NYC we are excited to announce that our founder, Michelle Hammer was featured in the FIRESIDE CHAT Podcast by Ben Dionne.  We previously featured Ben in our Schizophrenia Connection Blog, which you should definitely check out. From FIRESIDE CHAT Podcast: Ben is joined by Michelle Hammer, founder of Schizophrenic.NYC. Originally diagnosed with Bipolar [...]

I Consider My Return To Therapy My Biggest Accomplishment in 2017

2017-12-13T15:31:19+00:00December 13th, 2017|blog, collaboration, photo shoots, writing|

by Justin Andrew Davis Schizophrenic.NYC and Justin Andrew Davis are collaborating again! You can read the previous article You Look Great – A Short Film and view the photo shoot I had with Justin. In a year colored by significant creative and professional growth, I consider my return to therapy my biggest accomplishment in 2017. Which [...]

Borne Dance Company and Schizophrenic.NYC

2017-10-04T16:39:57+00:00October 4th, 2017|collaboration, photo shoots|

Here at Schizophrenic.NYC we are proud that Borne Dance Company are one of our amazing Brand Ambassadors. This photo shoot is for their new project "Packages, Boxes, and Bags" in support of Mental Health Awareness to be performed November 11! They will be wearing merchandise from Schizophrenic.NYC. Make sure to save the date!     [...]

Mentally ill or not, we all think differently – Photoshoot with Hallie Kruger.

2017-09-05T17:42:12+00:00September 5th, 2017|collaboration, photo shoots|

Once again Schizophrenic.NYC is glad to be featuring Hallie Kruger. You may have read the post last year, Schizophrenic.NYC’s Hallie Kruger, Shares Her Story. Hallie is the screenprinter for Schizophrenic.NYC and is an awesome and integral part of the team. Here is Hallie again modeling the Fire, Blue, and Light Blue Rorschach Test Ink Blot Tank [...]

Tamara Michelle Shephard Photo Shoot

2017-07-24T21:47:30+00:00July 24th, 2017|collaboration, photo shoots|

I met the amazing Tamara Michelle Shephard on Instagram a few months ago, and we instantly connected. She is a New York City based actor, originally from the tiny town of Pocatello, Idaho. Tamara has struggled from from Mental Health issues since the age of 11, and has an amazing story. Check out the photo [...]

#ThisIsWhatAnxietyFeelsLike The Book!

2017-07-19T18:55:24+00:00July 14th, 2017|collaboration, Michelle Hammer, writing|

Schizophrenic.NYC Founder, Michelle Hammer and the CEO of StigmaFighters.com, Sarah Fader have created the book: #ThisIsWhatAnxietyFeelsLike  When you think everyone hates you & so much more #ThisIsWhatAnxietyFeelsLike is a viral hashtag created by Sarah Fader that took over Twitter in 2017. People all over the world shared their anxious thoughts in the form of tweets. [...]

NYC’s Borne Dance Company models Rorschach Designs by Schizophrenic.NYC

2017-07-12T19:30:19+00:00July 12th, 2017|photo shoots, collaboration, guest post|

Borne Dance Company and Schizophrenic.NYC collaborated on a photoshoot. Borne Dance Company is a team of collaborating artists led by New York based choreographers Katie Kilbourn and Kianna Moye. Although both choreographers of Borne Dance Company vary in artistic nuance, they share a common goal of creating work that educates and raises awareness of eating [...]