When you have Schizoaffective disorder and depression can the voices you hear sound like real people talk?

Yes. That is a big problem. You hear the voices as if real in your mind. No one else hears them. Most of the time the language is in the language that you are familiar with.

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How can voices answer ones every thought when you have Schizoaffective disorder and depression?

Hallucinations. Everyone hallucinates (think dreams) but with psychosis it is difficult to tell whether voices are coming from inside or outside or whether they are thoughts. These "voices" are most likely your responses to your thoughts, but they may not be pleasant or what you want to hear. Tx includes both meds to reduce voices but also therapy to learn to cope with this disturbing process. Read more...

When you have Schizoaffective disorder and depression how does responding constantly to voice, feeling, hallucinations and thoughts affect your mind?

It likely means. that symptoms are not adequately treated. Ongoing psychotic & depressive symptoms that are not treated or are inadequately treated can ultimately negatively affect cognition and other psychiatric symptoms in the future. Read more...

How can you tell where the voices are coming from when have Schizoaffective disorder and depression?

Very good question. That's a great question. It's thought that the SUPERIOR TEMPORAL GYRUS along with a place called Brodmann Area 42 (auditory association area in the brain) work together somehow to produce this phenomenon. It's an area of hot research since interventions could be used to target these areas and "quiet" the voices down. If you'd like to talk more about this: Write me at www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi. Read more...