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Desirée Gonzalez14 hours ago
Narcissistic Abuse
Recently, I've had to "cut off" or go "no contact" with two of the most important people in my life—two family members—my twin sister and my mother, and it hasn't been easy by any means, but I know fo...
Jonathan Reed18 hours ago
Reality is Not Real
When the tragic news of Mike Thalassitis’ death was announced, you could hear the collective gasp from the reality-show-watching audiences across the nation. Here was a man, only 26-years-old—attracti...
KC Taylor21 hours ago
The Search for Khadijah
CHAPTER 1 "There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you." ― Maya Angelou At times a hidden story needs to be revealed. The story could have different characters and it could be to...
12 Best Gifts For Your Friend With Anxiety
Anxiety has a weird way of becoming a huge part of your identity and personality. I ought to know; I suffer from it, and that's what most people pick up on when they meet me. I can't help it. Anxiety ...
H. B.3 days ago
A Superpower, Not a Disability
It's hard when you first get diagnosed with your disability or disorder. In my experience of being diagnosed, I sat in my car staring at the paper my doctor gave me informing me about the results she ...
sarah cay smith3 days ago
Stop Romanticizing Mental Illness
I have walked through two very difficult deaths that were caused by mental illness. This is serious stuff—not funny, dramatic, or cute. It is extremely sensitive content, an issue that does not get ta...
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Carlos Fox3 days ago
Can a Personal Injury Affect Your Mental Health?
Personal injuries can deeply affect your mental health. The physical and psychological trauma our bodies encounter after an injury can trigger serious mental health challenges like anxiety and depress...
Carol Townend4 days ago
What It Feels Like When Professionals Get a Diagnosis Wrong, and How I Am Living with That
Any mental health problem is not easy to live with, nor is it easy for people around us to accept and support us. However, having three different mental health problems can feel like you are living li...
What You Should Know Before Taking a Bottle of Pills
There are three possible things that can happen to you if you take a bottle of pills as an attempt to kill yourself. A) You succeed. Congrats. B) You wake up in the hospital to a failing body. You'll ...