Schizoaffective disorder

For anyone who has been given a diagnosis of schizoaffective disorder, and their friends and relatives. Explains what the disorder is, and the types of treatment and support available.

Your stories

Being diagnosed with bipolar

For World Bipolar Day, Lee blogs about being diagnosed with bipolar.

Lee Burrows
Posted on 24/03/2016

Hearing voices with bipolar disorder

Katie, who has bipolar disorder, describes her experience of hearing voices when she is manic or depressed.

Posted on 16/12/2014

People call me crazy - my film about schizophrenia

Juno blogs about why he decided to make a film about his experience of schizophrenia.

Posted on 14/11/2014

Useful contacts

Bipolar UK

0333 323 3880
Information and support for people affected by bipolar disorder.

British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP)
Details of accredited therapists.

British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)

01455 883300
Details of local practitioners.

Carers UK

advice line: 0808 808 7777
Independent information and support for carers.

Mind's supportive online community.

Hearing Voices Network

helpline: 0114 271 8210
Local support groups and information for people who hear voices or have other unshared perceptions.

Support for people who hear voices.

Mood Diaries

Templates, websites and phone applications to help you keep track of your moods. Mind does not endorse any particular one.

Rethink Mental Illness

advice line: 0300 5000 927
Support and information about mental health problems, including schizoaffective disorder.

Royal College of Psychiatrists
Mental health information including a video about someone whose mother has schizoaffective disorder.

This information was published in July 2016. We will revise it in 2019.

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