Category Archives: Podcast

Judgement, Self Hate, Stigma, Peace and Suicide in High School (and beyond)…

I walk around the town where I live wondering if this person knows; if they’ve read my blog and can see through me; if they are looking past my smile into the pain and hate underneath. Do they know I … Continue reading

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Story Heroes…

Although I have NEVER been a fan of hearing my own voice, my first podcast is up. I was asked by this amazing group to record my experience with mental illness as a teenager and, although I didn’t realize then … Continue reading

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30 Days of Mental Illness Awareness Challenge- Day 19

Day 19: Have you ever read a self-help book or a book related to psychology? What is your opinion on them? If you have read them do you have a favorite? The week I was checked out of the hospital … Continue reading

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30 Days of Mental Illness Awareness Challenge- Day 12

Day 12: What do you think about your diagnosis in general? I have thought so many things about my diagnoses. In the beginning, while hospitalized, I was numb still. My only concern while there was to get back to my … Continue reading

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Adam and Drew from @adamdrewshow discuss depression/ suicide…and get it wrong

It has been a bit since I have blogged and I made a point to stay in from lunch today at work so I could write-up a part 2 to my ‘Loony Bin’ blog because I never did finish writing … Continue reading

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