Mike Hedrick

Mike Hedrick

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

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The New York Times

Schizophrenic and Wanting to Connect

I had been happy in high school, popular even, and the ability to connect with people seemed so effortless then. It’s a goal I’ve been striving to reattain for the last eight years, since my diagnosis of schizophrenia....

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The New York Times

Dating With Schizophrenia

Dating when you’re a big guy with a serious mental illness is nearly impossible....

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The New York Times

Living With Schizophrenia: Coffee and Friends

Getting to trust people well enough to call them a friend takes a lot of work. It’s especially hard when you are living with schizophrenia and think everyone is making fun of you....