Monthly Archives: December 2013

30 Days of Mental Illness Awareness Challenge- Day 26

Day 26: How is your day-to-day life affected by your mental illness (es)? It is difficult to pin down any effect mental illness has on me because, depending on the day and the state of my illness at the time, … Continue reading

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30 Days of Mental Illness Awareness Challenge- Day 25

Day 25: What is your opinion on forced/coercion in mental health treatment? Can be legal (law enforcement or psychiatric holds) or a “helping” friend/family member? I find this to be a ‘double edged sword’ kind of situation. I tend to … Continue reading

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30 Days of Mental Illness Awareness Challenge- Day 24

Day 24: What is your opinion on alternative treatments or treatments that aren’t commonly used? (Some examples are: EMDR, hypnotherapy, herbal or vitamin supplements, acupuncture, massage therapy, art, music, or recreational therapy, ECT, VNS, TMS, DBS) This one may be … Continue reading

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30 Days of Mental Illness Awareness Challenge- Day 23

Day 23: What is your opinion on therapy? (It can be any type, some examples are: group therapy, talk therapy, social skills training, exposure therapy, ERP, DBT, CBT, ACT, marital counseling, and many more) “Therapy”. The word itself is soothing. … Continue reading

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Best Christmas Present I could have received this year!

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What You Believe About Homosexuality Doesn’t Matter

Yes!!!

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Asking for Help

OMGoodness. Exactly how I felt at one time. How perfectly this depicts the desperation.

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