February 6, 2017
“My entire life I’ve seen shadow people, but lately, it’s gotten worse,” says Haley who says she has been diagnosed with schizophrenia. “They have a head, and they have hands. They would tell me things like, ‘Don’t go into that room. There’s a bad person in there.’ And it said my name, ‘Haley, come here.’”
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Haley says that she has seen these figures since she was a small child.
“When I start to see the black shadow people, I usually hide under my blanket for comfort. It’s overwhelming,” she shares.
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Haley recently completed two months of inpatient treatment after appearing on Dr. Phil with her family, who claimed that Haley is a compulsive liar. After treatment, Haley said she believed it was helpful to her, but now she says “it was a waste of time.”