During another date, after he mentioned his condition to the woman, she prompted to use the bathroom but this time, she came back and told him about her struggles with anxiety.This commonality allowed them to continue speaking after the date until Michael decided to cut it off due to his insecurities.Tommy and Elizabeth went against the stigma of mental illnesses and found love regardless of the voices in her head.that offers a platform for those with mental illnesses to connect with each other whether it be for relationships or just friendships.After a bathroom break, she came back to ask him questions about his condition and whether or not he has ever been violent in the past.
When people hear of schizophrenia, they are afraid of connecting with someone who is possibly dangerous and might even have murderous intentions.
She was so nervous about the date that she became manic and stopped going to work.
After a while, Elizabeth began to hear voices in her head which led to schizoaffective hypomania condition.
Schizophrenia is, according to Merriam-Webster, “a very serious mental illness in which someone cannot think or behave normally and often experiences delusions”.
This can cause lots of problems with their social life including relationships.
, a blogger at the New York Times, writes about how schizophrenia has affected his dating life.