I haven’t ever heard voices and I think its rare for psychosis…
its not that rare. alot of people have sz without auditory hallucinations or any hallucinations at all
I hear them all the time especially when I think there is no voice they appear…
I didn’t in my first bout of psychosis but I did in my last one.
I didn’t hear them in the beginning just delusions
I don’t hear voices, but can get a rogue inner dialogue that messes me up. Far from everybody hear external voices.
I don’t have auditory hallucinations. Just persecutory delusions. And anxiety.
I recently started getting the odd one or two time voices when you’re drifting off to sleep.
One time it said ‘thingy’.
And I am bothered by that but I guess it was just me obsessing over the size of my … well… penis.
I heard them when I was unwell. Since being medicated, I only hear them very occasionally. Just a random comment here and there.
voices are only one of the symptoms. I heard them for years on a weekly basis but I was untreated and under a lot of stress. today I hardly hear or see something because I treat my self. and more than that, my sz had been changed and other symptoms appearing with a smaller amount of voices.
but to your question: there is enough symptoms instead of voices for diagnose a sz. so you are cool
I haven’t heard voices for more than 10 years. I possibly still meet the diagnoistic criteria for schizophrenia because I have negative symptoms, and I debatably have had delusions.
I don’t hear voices at all… maybe only once or twice.
I don’t hear voices.
Wouldn’t that technically mean you’re recovered?
I hear them now, even stable on meds, when I’m in a place with noise, I hear them thru the noise a ways away, usually my name screamed over and over, and other vivid conversations that I shouldn’t be hearing because of this noise. sometimes I hear westerns on t.v. coming from the living room when my box fan is on me in my bedroom, and no t.v. is on.
@ninjastar says this is not related to schizophrenia, but idk, why doesn’t anyone else get this.
I had to quite a factory job because of it, this loud noise.
It can be schizophrenia. It can also be tinnitus. NTs get it all the time.
it’s rare that I get ringing in the ears, but sometimes. thanks for responding.
i haven’t experienced voices but i suffer from a lot of delusions. I have heard music
Lots of people don’t hear voices who have had pyschosis.
I will occasionally hear the sound of conversations, but they arent voices that talk to me directly or instruct me or even use actual words. So I don’t consider them “voices” in the same sense that most people who hear voices do.
I dont have voices either… But me too i have this inner dialogue, who is painful…
I wonder also if my physical sensations are a tactile hallucinations… But no voices, nope…
Keep going, dear