The Depression Files

Al Interviews Nick Emeigh | Director of Outreach and Development for NAMI Bucks County, Pennsylvania

January 13, 2019

In this episode, Al interviews Nick Emeigh, Director of Outreach and Development for NAMI Bucks County, Pennsylvania (recorded 11-19-18). Nick, who is diagnosed with Schizoaffective Disorder, anxiety, depression, and OCD candidly shares his story that includes several hospitalizations, suicide attempts, self-medicating with heavy drugs, an arrest and much more! Nick explains the differences between Schizoaffective Disorder and Schizophrenia. He also describes the stigma he often feels when he mentions the diagnosis of Schizoaffective disorder.

You can read more about Nick on the Bucks County, PA NAMI website and you'll also find him on FaceBook.

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