To most people, the term Schizoaffective Disorder is very likely a new one. What is it? What are its consequences? To Bethany Boik, Schizoaffective Disorder was also a new and unknown term…even though she had suffered from from the disorder for more than a decade.
Now, Bethany shares her journey from extreme mental illness to mental health and beyond. Her recovery from schizoaffective disoder gave her unique insights into adolescents dealing with it.
As a mental health advocate, she encourages more of the silent successful to speak up and be an example to those who still suffer from mental illness with shame. Her mission is to provide genuine hope that recovery happens and change the way people perceive the mentally ill.