Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes

Exploring mental health in the public eye; celebrities and the spotlight that has been placed on their personal lives and their mental health.

M M2 years ago
My First Anxiety Attack
I never thought I would experience going through an anxiety attack. I do get uncomfortable in public and in crowds but it has never got to the point where I start to have an anxiety attack. I was work...
Sarah Jane2 years ago
Living with Anxiety
A few weeks ago, I posted a video about anxiety on my Facebook timeline, with a little note explaining why and what the differences were between me and the guy in the video. Almost immediately afterwa...
Jennifer D2 years ago
Emotions to the Max
I've been described by peers as an extremist. By zodiac as a Gemini and by my therapist as someone who experiences single episodes of depression. Sounds to me like the first adjective I mentioned, "ex...
Ana Rodriguez2 years ago
Depression & Getting Over It
Lately, I've been in touch with parts of me I have ignored for years. Some of these hidden in corners, memories that I wish I could forget. Past lives I wish I hadn't lived and self-destructive cycles...
Natalie Chaidez2 years ago
A Galaxy Still in Reach
I don't remember exactly how old I was when my dad first popped in the VHS of Star Wars: A New Hope. It was my siblings, my cousin, and I all in the large bonus room of our house, while my parents, my...
Andrea Guyton2 years ago
Fighting Back!
Think about it. If someone walks up to you and tells you that they have a cold, you wouldn't really think anything of it, right? You might take a few steps back and cover your mouth, but there's no sh...
Chloe Urquhart2 years ago
Symptoms of Dyspraxia in Adults
There are different types of dyspraxia such as oral, global and physical. Someone with dyspraxia can have one or more of these. I have oral, global and physical dyspraxia. I wanted to write a post tha...
S P2 years ago
Please Stop Saying Everyone Is a Little ADD
As I was sitting on the bus coming back from the gym yesterday, I overheard a conversation about this topic. How people think they have anxiety and other mental health issues because they had a bad da...
Carol Townend2 years ago
Coping With Loneliness
Some days, I wake up and the clock just ticks on. Time goes by so slow and drags on, or so fast leaving me just how productive I really was during that day. My husband works and my daughter is out mos...