Ep 1: Two Truths and a Lie: Stories From a Bipolar and a Schizophrenic
Gabe Howard (Bipolar) and Michelle Hammer (Schizophrenic) decide to play Two Truths and a Lie. Each tells three remarkable stories of the past. The other tries to guess which are true and which are not. Hear Gabe’s stories of Demi Lovato, after-hours strip clubs, and bar fights. Hear Michelle’s stories of dating hell, apartment fires, and medication hallucination. Which ones do you think are real?
“I am hallucinating squirrels running all around my room.” ~ Michelle Hammer
Highlights From ‘Stories From a Bipolar and a Schizophrenic’ Episode
[2.15] Rules of the game.
[3.00] First Stories: “DEMI L” vs. “CRAZY CHICK”
[6:50] Second Stories: “GABE’S FIGHT STORY” vs. “FIRE WEED”
[14:20] Third Stories: “STRIP CLUB MANNERS” vs. “SPIDER TIGER”
[20:00] Gabe and Michelle question each other on the stories.
[25:00] The big reveal.
Meet The Hosts of #BSPodcast
GABE HOWARD was formally diagnosed with bipolar and anxiety disorders after being committed to a psychiatric hospital in 2003. Now in recovery, Gabe is a prominent mental health activist and host of the award-winning Psych Central Show podcast. He is also an award-winning writer and speaker, traveling nationally to share the humorous, yet educational, story of his bipolar life. To work with Gabe, visit gabehoward.com.
MICHELLE HAMMER was officially diagnosed with schizophrenia at age 22, but incorrectly diagnosed with bipolar disorder at 18. Michelle is an award-winning mental health advocate who has been featured in press all over the world. In May, 2015, Michelle founded the company Schizophrenic.NYC, a mental health clothing line, with the mission of reducing stigma by starting conversations about mental health. She is a firm believer that confidence can get you anywhere. To work with Michelle, visit schizophrenic.NYC.
Howard, G. (2018). Ep 1: Two Truths and a Lie: Stories From a Bipolar and a Schizophrenic. Psych Central. Retrieved on March 29, 2020, from https://psychcentral.com/blog/ep-1-two-truths-and-a-lie-stories-from-a-bipolar-and-a-schizophrenic/