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Bipolar II disorder is a bipolar spectrum disorder characterized by at least one episode of hypomania lasting a minimum one week, and at least one episode of major depression lasting three months or m...
Black and Crazy
I am a mixed raced woman, just for clarification. I have a Black Caribbean mother and a White European father. Something I noticed growing up was the way that black families deal with mental health an...
How I Overcame Body Dysmorphia
Before I begin discussing this topic, please be aware that there will be themes of mental illness, depression, eating disorders, and self-harm.
S P2 years ago
Psychology Myths Vs Facts Part 2
When it comes to psychological problems and mental health issues, people in today's world can be very apathetic. Which is why empowering yourself with the proper information in a world where there is ...
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Chris Monda2 years ago
Snapshot
It’s been five years since I first stepped foot into a treatment center and received my diagnoses of Bulimia Nervosa and Bipolar II. Through these last five years, I have suffered the lowest of lows a...
Nicole wayman2 years ago
Dealing with Anorexia Ten Years On
Hello, first of all, thank you for taking the time and reading my story. It's one of the first times I have told it to people I don't know, but over the last ten years of pain and embarrassment, I am ...
Five of the Most Misunderstood Mental Illnesses
These are five of the most misunderstood mental illnesses. Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional and have listed all of my sources below each entry. This is not intended to diagnose any disorder...
S P2 years ago
Psychology Myths vs Facts Part 1
Psychology, even in 2017, tends to remain one of the most underrated aspects of the healthcare system. Psychology teaches you how to think and how to see things from multiple points to view. It helps ...
Zoe Elizabeth2 years ago
Visiting the Past
Walking into a familiar place, but as a new person, parts of your story are brought back. I walked into this environment and was greeted by all the shame that I felt the first time I walked in, and wa...