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Katalina Perez18 hours ago
How My School 'Cured' My Mental Health Disorder
In June of 2016, my world felt as if it was crumbling around me. I was petrified of going to places like school or simply into the street outside of my house. I was even scared of seeing my closet fri...
Happiness: It's Up To You
For 8 years I've been depressed, attempted suicide 6 times, lost my faith, and constantly neglected myself. It started with the bullying. I was a nice girl, too nice. Stood on my tippy toes, cheered, ...
Katie Thurston21 hours ago
Mental Health Awareness Week - Day Seven
"The problem with mental illness is people don't look at it as a physical illness. When you think about it, the brain is actually the most complex organ in your body. We need to treat it like a physic...
Richard Brind21 hours ago
Your Health Matters!
So mental health is what we call a tent pole topic in 2018. More and more campaigns, blogs, Facebook pages proliferate, all encouraging people to open up, be honest, and just simply listen to others’ ...
Katie Thurston2 days ago
Mental Health Awareness Week: Day Six
"Caring for the mind is as important and crucial as caring for the body. In fact, one cannot be healthy without the other." - Sid Garza-Hillman The awareness that has been perpetuated throughout the c...
Maria Morales2 days ago
Their Common Traumas
It was the first day of classes, another year began which I did not think was anything good because the previous ones had been such as I predicted, miserable. I walked through the corridors of the sch...
Health Anxiety - An Invisible Demon
If you speak to someone with Health Anxiety (HA) they will often be able to pinpoint where it all began. For some it will be, although deeply unpleasant, a mere episode triggered by trauma, one in whi...
Maurice Bernier3 days ago
The Ways I Deal With My Depression
I have reached a stage in my life that I would not even wish upon my best or worst enemy. I am 62 and I am going through changes that I never imagined in my entire life. Some can be dealt with while t...
Katie Thurston3 days ago
Mental Health Awareness Week: Day Five
“No matter how dark the moment, love and hope are always possible.” ~ George Chakiris The unfortunate truth is that there simply isn't anything a person can do in order to heal a person completely. Th...