Do you think you are mentally stable?
Do you have beliefs that are not popular among your peers?
Is your personality repulsive to others?
Do you hear people talking to you or about you when these people can not be seen by others?
Does God talk to you?
Does your dead relative talk to you?
Do you believe a celeb is in love with you even though you only see him on T.V?
Do you believe your body part does not belong to you?
Do you believe everyone around knows what you are thinking?
Do you believe some people are tampering with your thoughts?
Do you move from a statement to another which are not related while speaking?
Are you happy when you meant to be sad? like being happy when told of the death of a loved one
Do you see what others cannot see?
Do you have a hypoactive sexual desire?
Do you avoid genital contact with a sexual partner?
Do you have problems with erection (males)?
Do you have a problem with lubrication before end of sexual encounter? (females)
Do you have problems with ejaculation?
Do you have spasms that make your vaginal wall impenetrable?
Are you aroused by children?
Are you aroused by dead bodies?
Do you have sexual pleasure (in men) from rubbing their genitals against unsuspecting women; usually occurs in a crowded area
Do you enjoy exposing genitals to strangers?
Do you have problems achieving orgasm?
Do you believe you are of the opposite sex?
do you have an intermittent desire to be violent?
Do you have desire to steal things that you don’t need?
have you tried to set fire on your personal properties?
Do you pull out your hair often?
Do you have problems of initiating sleep?
Do you sleep excessively during the day time?
Do you have repeated sudden attacks of sleep during the day time?
Do you sleep walk?
Do you have repeated episodes of fearful dreams which cause you to scream and become anxious after?
Do you feign illnesses for personal gain?
Do you feel detached from yourself, environment or social situation?
Do you feel like you are an observer of your own body?
Do you have a feeling that your thoughts, feelings, and behavior into a sense of UNIQUE self? and into multiple personalities?
Do you still bed wet?
Do you have frequent involuntary movements and vocalizations? (tics)
Do you have problems with social interaction?
Are you inattentive? are you hyperactive?
Do you feel so sad, u feel life is not worth living?
Have you tried killing yourself?
Does you mood fluctuate between very happy and very sad often?
Are you so happy that you give away your belongings even when u still need them?
Is your answer to any of the above question yes?
Then you have to see a mental health specialist= psychiatrist
Mental health issues are becoming very common in Nigeria nowadays. In 2007, WHO reported that about 20% of Nigerians have mental health issues
Please note: mental health issues are not restricted to those guys you see on the streets picking up stuffs naked….
Mental health issues cut across disorders of mood, thought, belief, behaviour, sexuality, sleep etc.Many people cannot function properly cos they have unattended mental issues. Unfortunately people are still stigmatized with mental illness which makes coming forward for treatment difficult & also affects d prognosis