Question: Can you date someone with schizoaffective disorder?

When loving someone with schizoaffective disorder, you can benefit—and help your partner at the same time—by keeping one hand on the things you can know and feel empowered by, and keeping the other hand open to the uncertainties that do not need to cancel out all that is positive and productive.

Can you date someone with schizophrenia?

Dating can be tough for anyone. A serious mental health condition like schizophrenia adds even more challenges to the mix. At times, it can cause psychotic behaviors, like hallucinations and delusional thought processes. In severe cases, dating is probably out of the question.

What is the life expectancy of someone with schizoaffective disorder?

Table 2DiagnosisMaleFemaleLife Expectancy (95% CI, number of deaths)Difference from female UK population*Schizoaffective disorder (F25)∧69.4 (68.3–70.5, n = 16)−17.5Bipolar affective disorder (F31)∧67.3 (66.1–68.5, n = 43)−11.2Substance use disorders (F10–F19) ∧63.9 (62.7–65.0, n = 254)−14.83 more rows•18 May 2011

Can a person with schizoaffective disorder lead a normal life?

Untreated, complications may include substance misuse, isolation, physical health problems, an inability to live independently, and suicide. Schizoaffective disorder can be managed, though, and adults diagnosed with it can manage symptoms and live a normal, fulfilled, and independent life.

How bad is schizoaffective disorder?

Schizoaffective disorder is a serious mental health condition. It has features of both schizophrenia and a mood (affective) disorder. Schizoaffective symptoms may include symptoms of mania, depression and psychosis. Its important to get treatment as soon as possible.

How bad is schizoaffective?

Schizoaffective disorder is a serious mental health condition. It has features of both schizophrenia and a mood (affective) disorder. Schizoaffective symptoms may include symptoms of mania, depression and psychosis. Its important to get treatment as soon as possible.

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