Michelle was featured on Psych and The City Podcast. This Podcast is by a social worker and sex-therapist-to-be who dives into all things sexual, relational, and psychological. The podcast is about sex, sex work, and all the stuff we want to know but don’t know how to ask. Heavy on learning, unlearning, and the real shit.

Michelle Hammer, @schizophrenic.nyc, is a Schizophrenia activist and the creator and founder of the company Schizophrenic.NYC. Michelle was diagnosed with Schizophrenia at 22, after a misdiagnosis of Bipolar Disorder at age 18. Michelle’s company mission is to reduce stigma by starting conversations about mental health.

Michelle and Sarah discuss common symptoms, misconceptions surrounding a schizophrenia diagnosis, sex, and medications, and Michelle shares her thoughts on schizophrenia-related semantics and language choices.