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Michelle speaks about her first experiences with paranoia and refusing help. When Michelle finally does reach out for help she is first misdiagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. If it weren’t for her great college friends or the lacrosse team acting as a support network she feels she never would have survived college. When Michelle is diagnosed with Schizophrenia at age 22 things get better, because now she is being treated for the right illness. Why did she start Schizophrenic.NYC? Book her to find out!
LIVING WITH SCHIZOPHRENIA | WebMD
Michelle shares her story of living with Schizophrenia in the great city of New York in a Documentary by WebMD
Michelle is the Winner of the 2018 SARDAA Shattering Stigma Award
Michelle’s courageous work to educate professionals, the public, and diagnosed individuals, eliminating stigma/discrimination, advocating for access to treatment and dignity for people living with schizophrenia-related brain illnesses while maintaining her personal recovery journey is powerfully extraordinary and inspiring.
SARDAA applauds and recognizes Michelle’s exemplary efforts by awarding you their most prestigious recognition.
A BIPOLAR, A SCHIZOPHRENIC, AND A PODCAST
MICHELLE HAMMER & GABE HOWARD
A BIPOLAR, A SCHIZOPHRENIC, AND A PODCAST is the first podcast by people with mental illness for people with mental illness. Hosted by Gabe Howard and Michelle Hammer, each episode looks at life through the unique lens of people living with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. New episodes every Monday on your favorite podcast player.