Most people associate hearing voices or auditory hallucinations with schizophrenia. But almost no one speaks of this issue when it comes to bipolar disorder, despite the fact that 20-50 percent of us who live with bipolar experience them, according to Psychiatric Times.
Hearing things that aren’t there is scary. Like very scary. While I don’t hear voices per se, I do hear noise. Sometimes if I am at a party in an enclosed space with lots of loud talking, when I leave the space, I hear a jumble of sounds that echoes throughout my brain and won’t stop.
It’s as if I am hearing a murmur of dialogue lingering all at once after the party. Many voices in dissonance. When this happens, I immediately need to jump in a taxi or rideshare and headRead more on themighty.com