Category: Schizoaffective Disorder



I fear Gavin’s starting to lose it and that’s not good

I wanted to talk about how Gavin is doing. Lizze and I have been talking about this today and we both agree that Gavin’s not doing well. For starters, he’s forgetting a great more than is typical for him. Things he would normally do really well, he’s unable to complete…. Read more »



Gavin gives an update on his latest mission 8/6/16 #schizoaffective

Just so we’re all on the same page.  Gavin suffers from a form of Schizophrenia called Schizoaffective Disorder.  He’s currently in the midst of a psychotic break and living with both audio and visual hallucinations. Gavin likes to update me frequently on his missions and what’s going on in his… Read more »



We made a difficult decision about Gavin’s current emotional status

I meant to publish this update the other day but I’ve been a bit distracted. Lizze and I met with Dr. Pattie on Tuesday night to discuss what we should do in regards to Gavin’s current psychotic break.  The reality is that there is very little that we can do,… Read more »



We have a very serious decision to make

I heard back from Gavin’s psychiatrist today and we have a very, very difficult decision to make, in regards to Gavin’s current psychotic break.  Dr. Reynolds explained that we can increase Gavin’s Clozapine dose back up to 800mg a day, if we feel he’s that bad or that far gone…. Read more »



I’m worried that Gavin’s begun cracking at the seams

The bad news is that I think Gavin’s current emotional state is beginning to takes its toll on him, in a not so good way….