Managing Paranoia with Journaling


2019-03-06T20:05:42+00:00March 6th, 2019|blog, guest blog, guest post, writing|

Written by Alexie Crest. Paranoia is an intense feeling of anxiety often involving thoughts related to persecution, threats, or conspiracy. It can have a crippling effect on a person’s life if not treated. And with Cnet reporting that technology is making privacy harder, more people are suffering with various levels of paranoia. In this post, [...]

Using My Schizophrenia to Help Others

2017-07-25T19:46:08+00:00July 25th, 2017|blog, guest blog, guest post|

By Neesa Sunar I too carry the heavy burden of schizophrenia.  It afflicted me about ten years ago, while I was in graduate school studying classical viola performance at a prominent conservatory.  I developed a crush on a fellow student, and my mind uncontrollably fixated on him at all times.  When he rejected me, I [...]

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

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

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 [...]

You Look Great – A Short Film

2017-03-22T16:38:47+00:00March 22nd, 2017|guest blog, guest post|

My name is Justin Andrew Davis and I suffer from body dysmorphia and binge eating disorder. Recently, I opened up about these issues for my upcoming short film, You Look Great, and the response has been nothing short of inspiring.As an actor and writer, I fully believe it's my obligation to share myself and my [...]

Addiction & Mental Illness

2017-03-20T18:12:19+00:00March 20th, 2017|guest blog, guest post|

Guest Post by Constance Ray Addiction is incredibly destructive on its own. When it co-occurs with one or more mental health conditions, however, it can be even more disastrous. Those who have gone through the struggle will tell you it’s an overwhelming way to live, and asking for help isn’t always easy. We had the [...]

Changing Leaves, Changing Moods – By Diedre L. Wade, MA, LPCC

2017-03-06T23:52:09+00:00October 27th, 2016|blog, guest blog, guest post, writing|

It’s October in Kentucky, and temperatures are falling. The sun begins to fall a lot earlier compared to July. Many individuals struggle with a mood that might begin to fall as well. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) has been recognized since the 1980’s but thankfully, it continues to become more prominent in news and health magazines. [...]

“I cried and cried.” – The Journey of Clayton Paz

2017-03-06T23:52:09+00:00September 6th, 2016|blog, guest blog, guest post, writing|

  Hi, I'm Clayton Paz. It is not my full name but it's half haha. I have suffered from anxiety since I was a kid. My anxiety peaked in 2011, when my father was in the hospital and was dying. I was trying to be strong but I blew up the next year (2012). [...]

Schizophrenic.NYC’s Hallie Kruger, Shares Her Story

2017-09-01T17:35:17+00:00August 23rd, 2016|blog, guest blog, guest post|

Something that has always been suggested to me is that I should hire people here at Schizophrenic.NYC that also live with Mental Illness.  Well, about a year ago I met the amazing Hallie Kruger at a Flea Market in Brooklyn.  Soon after she became my go-to Screen Printer for all of my "DONT BE PARANOID, [...]

Generation 414 Feature

2017-03-06T23:52:11+00:00January 14th, 2016|Featured, guest post|

We got featured in the great Generation 414. It's really a great cause. Here is more info about Generation 414: Generation 414 is a 100% Organic, ethical fair-trade retail outlet that sells handmade shirts and bags by survivors of sex trafficking. They provide dignified employment and personal development opportunities to women who seek an alternative to the sex [...]

The Stanley Sessions Guest Blog by Whitney Saleski

2017-03-06T23:52:11+00:00December 8th, 2015|guest post, writing|

Check out this guest post by Whitney Saleski of The Stanley Sessions! My name is Whitney Saleski. In this photo, I am standing next to my incredible mother, Lisa. We are from Dayton, Ohio. In October of 2014, my father, Stanley Saleski--a major league scout for the San Francisco Giants--killed himself while away on business [...]