Experiences of psychosis


In this section you can find out about the experience of psychosis by seeing and hearing people share their personal stories on film. Our researchers travelled all around the UK to talk to 34 people (including 3 carers) in their own homes. Find out what people said about issues such as childhood, diagnosis, support and views about causes. We hope you find the information helpful and reassuring.
You can start viewing topics by clicking 'Next Topic' above, or selecting from the list on the left. You can also view 'People's Profiles' from the tab above.

You may also be interested in our other mental health sections and our section on young people’s experiences of depression and low mood.

Supported by:
The Department of Health

Publication date: April 2011
Last updated July 2017.
Next review July 2019.


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