Katy Gray
Katy Gray is the creator of Still Here magazine, a free online resource for anyone suffering with schizophrenia, psychosis and other mental illnesses, or those who are simply interested to learn more. She developed the symptoms of schizophrenia at 18, but wasn’t diagnosed until the age of 21.

Entries by Katy Gray

What's Schizophrenia Like?

(2) Comments | Posted 11 December 2013 | (00:00)

Last year, I wrote a post on my personal blog about what it's like to have schizophrenia. This post is more about what schizophrenia, the monster itself, is like. Or at least, what it's like for me.

Seven years ago, the monster called schizophrenia introduced itself to me through an...

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The Truth About 'Mental Patients'

(10) Comments | Posted 1 November 2013 | (00:00)

The first time I was on a psychiatric ward was in 2008 when I was 20. If I'm honest, I was petrified. In my mind, the other patients were going to murder me in my sleep or I'd have to protect myself from brutal people wanting to beat me up.

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