Schizophrenia Before and After Meds | My Story

2022-09-20T17:46:32+00:00September 4th, 2022|blog, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenia Before and After Meds | My Story In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City, Michelle Hammer compares her experience with schizophrenia symptoms before and after she started taking medication. Before, the voices, which took the form of a girl, were unbearable. They would tell her that she should not say anything [...]

Schizophrenic Reacts to Schizophrenia Memes

2022-06-09T15:27:00+00:00June 9th, 2022|blog, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenic Reacts to Schizophrenia Memes In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City, Michelle Hammer of Schizophrenic.NYC reacts to schizophrenia memes. What does she think of them? Watch to find out! Like The Background? Get The Canvases Here > Subscribe to my Youtube Channel Here >

Early Signs of Schizophrenia

2022-05-29T16:36:44+00:00May 26th, 2022|blog, Schizophrenia And The City|

Early Signs of Schizophrenia In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City,Michelle Hammer discusses some of the early signs of schizophrenia that she experienced. When Michelle was younger, one of her first hallucinations was that, while in the car, she would see a man driving a motorcycle on power lines. Although, at the [...]

My Humiliating Delusions

2022-03-21T16:48:38+00:00March 21st, 2022|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

My Humiliating Delusions A Symptom of Schizophrenia is Delusions. It's something that I suffer from on a daily basis. For me, they are often humiliating. I often find myself paralyzed by them. Watch this episode of Schizophrenia and the City to find out more schizophrenic, Michelle Hammer. Like The Background? Get The Canvases Here [...]

Schizophrenia Episodes Q&A

2022-03-03T21:47:25+00:00March 3rd, 2022|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenia Episodes Q&A I Michelle Hammer, share my Schizophrenia Episodes on the playlist Schizophrenia Caught on Camera. I also share these videos on all social media sites/apps. I get an enormous amount of responses and questions. I do a Q&A in this episode of Schizophrenia and the City Like The Background? Get The Canvases [...]

Schizophrenia Homelessness and Crime

2022-02-01T19:10:02+00:00February 1st, 2022|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenia Homelessness and Crime On January 15, 2022, 40-year-old Michelle Go, was shoved in front of a Subway train and didn't survive. She was pushed by a man named Martial Simon who was a homeless diagnosed Schizophrenic. What is New York City doing to make sure this doesn't happen again? Watch this episode of [...]

Schizophrenia might be getting a name change

2022-01-22T18:47:05+00:00January 22nd, 2022|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenia might be getting a name change Is Schizophrenia changing its name? Well according to the New England Public Media it might just be! What do you think of a name change? Do you agree or disagree? Check out this episode of Schizophrenia and the City to find out the thoughts of schizophrenic, [...]

Schizophrenia and Narcissism

2022-01-08T18:22:41+00:00January 8th, 2022|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenia and Narcissism In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City, Michelle Hammer discusses an article which asserts that schizophrenics are narcissists because a brain system involved in self-reflection is over-activated, leading to exaggerated focus on oneself. But to focus on oneself does not imply narcissism, it could just be self-care and self-awareness, [...]

Mental Illness, Schizophrenia, and Forced Treatment

2022-01-08T18:27:54+00:00January 1st, 2022|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Mental Illness, Schizophrenia, and Forced Treatment *Trigger Warning* In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City, Michelle talks about the important topic of forced treatment. Michelle once checked herself into the psych ward for a suicide attempt but wasn’t allowed to leave because they had a 72-hour hold on her. The next day, [...]

It’s Cool To Have A Mental Illness

2022-01-08T18:30:34+00:00December 25th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

It's Cool To Have A Mental Illness In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City, Michelle tackles the latest fad: that having a mental illness is cool. People are saying that recent social media posts about mental illness are glamorizing the subject. However, Michelle disagrees. Posts of people expressing their suicidal thoughts and [...]

What are schizophrenic episodes like?

2021-11-27T20:55:46+00:00November 23rd, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

What Are Schizophrenic Episodes Like? In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City, Michelle Hammer the New Top 5 Questions About Schizophrenia Episodes Like The Background? Get The Canvases Here > Michelle Hammer is a Schizophrenia Activist and spends her time passionately fighting stigma.  At 27, Michelle decided to [...]

Can You Have Sex With A Schizophrenic?

2021-11-21T21:20:25+00:00October 26th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Can You Have Sex With A Schizophrenic? In this episode of Schizophrenia and the City, Michelle Hammer dives into the topic of sex and schizophrenics, specifically if one can have sex with a schizophrenic. Why does she ask this question? Michelle received an email from a person who had a relationship with a [...]

Overcome Schizophrenia Negative Symptoms

2021-11-26T02:41:37+00:00October 26th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Overcome Schizophrenia Negative Symptoms In this episode of Schizophrenia and The City, Michelle Hammer talks about schizophrenia negative symptoms and how she overcame them. Negative symptoms don’t necessarily mean “bad” – they just mean a lack of normal behaviors, such as social and emotional behaviors. For Michelle, this meant not being able to [...]

Why Are Nursing Homes Diagnosing Patients With Schizophrenia?

2021-11-26T02:44:33+00:00October 4th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Why Are Nursing Homes Diagnosing Patients With Schizophrenia? In this episode of Schizophrenia and The City, Michelle examines a recent New York Times article that investigates the misdiagnoses of nursing home patients with schizophrenia. Because of the lack of staff to care for patients, nursing homes try to sedate their patients to control [...]

Top 5 Schizophrenia Episode Questions Answered

2021-09-22T20:14:42+00:00September 22nd, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Top 5 Schizophrenia Episode Questions Answered What Does a Schizophrenia Episode Look Like? What Triggers a Schizophrenic Episode? How Long Does A Schizophrenic Episode Last? Do I Remember My Episodes? How Do I Control These Episodes? Michelle Hammer from Schizophrenic.NYC answers these questions in this episode of Schizophrenia and The City. Like The Background? [...]

Schizophrenia And Off Meds

2021-12-03T03:04:36+00:00September 17th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenia And Off Meds **Trigger Warning** Mental Health Medication Discussion In this episode of Schizophrenia and The City, Michelle is off her meds - not by choice, however. After infuriating mishaps with the doctor and the pharmacy, Michelle was only able to take four of her daily morning medications to control [...]

Top 5 Questions I Get About Schizophrenia

2021-12-03T03:01:16+00:00September 12th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Top 5 Questions I Get About Schizophrenia **Trigger Warning** Psych Ward and Suicide Discussion In this episode of Schizophrenia and The City, Michelle answers five common questions about schizophrenia episodes. The first is this: what does an episode look like? For Michelle, an episode means talking to people that she has [...]

The Top 5 Questions About The Psych Ward Answered

2021-08-31T00:30:21+00:00August 31st, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

The Top 5 Questions About The Psych Ward Answered **Trigger Warning** Psych Ward and Suicide Discussion Here are your Top 5 Questions About The Psych Ward Answered! I put a form on my Instagram that let people ask me their questions about the Psych Ward. From all of the questions asked, these were the [...]

Psych Ward Memes – Reaction 4

2021-08-19T21:14:27+00:00August 19th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Psych Ward Memes - Reaction 4 **Trigger Warning** Psych Ward Talk Let's do this! Part 4 of Psych Ward Memes Reactions. Do you think psych ward memes are funny? Do you think they would be funny to a schizophrenic girl who has been to the psych ward 3 times? Michelle Hammer from Schizophrenic.NYC reacts [...]

Schizophrenia and Sports

2021-08-10T21:12:30+00:00August 10th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenia and Sports **Trigger Warning** Mental Health Talk **Trigger Warning** Mental Health Talk. What's it like to be an athlete with Schizophrenia? What about being an athlete with any mental illness? In this video, Michelle Hammer talks about playing sports throughout her life with Schizophrenia and even being a college athlete. Can you play [...]

Psych Ward Meme – Reaction 3

2021-07-29T23:53:57+00:00July 29th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Psych Ward Meme - Reaction 3 **Trigger Warning** Psych Ward Talk. Here we go on part 3 of psych ward memes reactions. Are psych ward memes funny? Are they funny to a schizophrenic girl who has been to the psych ward 3 times? In this video, Michelle Hammer from Schizophrenic.NYC reacts to psych ward [...]

We Need To Talk About Suicide | Nick’s Story

2021-07-24T19:03:14+00:00July 24th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

We Need To Talk About Suicide | Nick's Story **Trigger Warning** Suicide Since Thursday, July 15th, we have been looking for my friend Nick Lopez. Nick had been living stable for a long time. But that day something triggered his Bipolar disorder to send him into an episode. Wednesday, July 21st, his mother identified [...]

Psych Ward Nurse Meme – Reaction

2021-07-24T19:04:45+00:00July 16th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Psych Ward Nurse Meme - Reaction Psych Ward Nurse Memes!!!! Are you surprised these actually exist? Do you think they would be funny to a schizophrenic girl who has been to the psych ward 3 times? Let's see what Michelle Hammer from Schizophrenic.NYC thinks! Michelle Hammer reacts to Psych Ward Nurse Memes in this [...]

Schizophrenic Reacts to Psych Ward Memes

2021-07-07T22:08:03+00:00July 7th, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

Schizophrenic Reacts to Psych Ward Memes Here we go on part 2 of psych ward memes reactions. Are psych ward memes funny? Are they funny to a schizophrenic girl who has been to the psych ward 3 times? In this video, Michelle Hammer from Schizophrenic.NYC reacts to psych ward memes in this episode of [...]

We Need To Talk About Suicide

2021-07-24T19:07:08+00:00July 2nd, 2021|Michelle Hammer, Schizophrenia And The City|

We Need To Talk About Suicide | My Story **Trigger Warning** Suicide Suicide is something people don't like to talk about. When it's on the news we hear about how great the person was and all the memories their friends and families had with them. What we usually don't hear about is why they [...]

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