Mike Hedrick

Mike Hedrick

Mike Hedrick is an author, photographer, copywriter, journalist, blogger, and a pretty awesome dude.

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» Dating with Schizophrenia - World of Psychology

Feb 19, 2014 ... By Mike Hedrick. Dating with Schizophrenia I've never been in a relationship. I've been on dates, sure, but none of the potential relationships ......

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» Living with Schizophrenia - World of Psychology

Feb 14, 2014 ... By Mike Hedrick. Living with Schizophrenia I'm sitting in a coffee shop at 7:53 a.m. and I'm minding my own business but I hear barely audible ......

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» How to Deal with Burnout - World of Psychology

Jul 14, 2014 ... Mike Hedrick is a writer and photographer in Boulder, CO. He has lived with schizophrenia for many years and his work has been published in ......

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» How to Ask for Help in a Crisis - World of Psychology

Jul 10, 2014 ... By Michael Hedrick. How to Ask for Help in a Crisis I have lived with schizophrenia for eight years. In those eight years I have gone through ......

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» How to Be More Assertive at Work - World of Psychology

Jul 18, 2014 ... Mike Hedrick is a writer and photographer in Boulder, CO. He has lived with schizophrenia for many years and his work has been published in ......

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» Separating Delusions from Reality - World of Psychology

Jun 26, 2014 ... By Michael Hedrick. Separating Delusions from Reality In the midst of my most intense psychotic episode I thought I was a prophet. I thought it ......

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» You Are Not Alone in Your Diagnosis of Mental Illness - World of Psychology

Jul 1, 2014 ... By Michael Hedrick. You Are Not Alone in Your Diagnosis of Mental Illness In the eight years I've lived with schizophrenia I've seen horrible ......

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» It’s OK to Have Anxiety - World of Psychology

Jul 10, 2014 ... By Michael Hedrick. It's OK to Have Anxiety Anxiety is a fickle beast. It can come on at any point during your day and completely wreck you until ......

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» How Anxiety Can Protect Us - World of Psychology

May 27, 2014 ... By Michael Hedrick. How Anxiety Can Protect Us In life there are some things that are good for us and some things that aren't. Many times ......

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» The Importance of a Support Structure After a Mental Illness Diagnosis - World of Psychology

Jun 18, 2014 ... By Michael Hedrick. The Importance of a Support Structure After a Diagnosis of Mental Illness When I was diagnosed with schizophrenia eight ......

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How to Put the Brakes On

A lot of people run through their lives going from one task to another without taking time to stop and smell the roses. Our society is overworked, and as result, overstressed. I know what it’s like to get so overwhelmed on something that you slowly......

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How to Love Yourself

I have a confession to make. I have a reminder on my phone that goes off every morning at 8 o’clock that says simply, “You’re awesome.” This might sound dumb but you’d be surprised how often I forget that fact. This is just one tool in my arsenal......

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The Power of Music

I’ve known the lows of depression, I’ve known the terror of delusions and paranoia and I’ve known the itchiness of anxiety. In every instance, I know I need to calm down. Most times this means going home pulling the covers up and putting on soft......

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You Don’t Have to Do Everything Perfectly

One of my biggest struggles is the fact that I feel like I have to do everything just right. There’s some small part of me that kind of panics if I don’t do things correctly, or the way I imagine they should be done. The biggest area of my life...

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Introducing the new Blog, Of Two Minds

Author Mike Hedrick has been writing for us since May of last year at World of Psychology. And we felt it was about time he had his own blog, to give him more room to explore and expand his writings and creative expression. That’s why I’m pleased......