Fiona Thomas, author of “Depression in a Digital Age,” told Yahoo Finance UK that she has only ever felt comfortable taking a mental health day once. “That was because my boss could see that …
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Over the past year since I published my memoir about caring for my brother Paul, who suffered from schizophrenia, I have encountered several misguided but firmly held beliefs that get in the way of understanding our fellow humans who suffer from a severe brain disorder.
In March 2018, a week before my 21st birthday, I was diagnosed with anxiety and depression. The doctor also told me I was in recovery from bulimia, but still showing signs of the behaviours associated with it.
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My story is one of personal struggles, despair and frustration with mental illness, but also of change, perseverance and hope for a better future in recovery.
"So The Woo-Woo refers to Chinese ghosts in my family. The book is about growing up in a very traditional Chinese family that doesn’t believe mental illness exists. I guess it’s a metaphor for …
Mental Health And Drugs Recreational drugs and alcohol. Explains the mental health effects of recreational drugs, what might happen if you use recreational drugs and also have a mental health problem, and suggestions for where to find support. Patients often report with dependencies on
Being diagnosed with anything can be hard, but a diagnosis of a mental illness can be particularly hard to deal with. You might wonder why this has happened to you and how a diagnosis will affect your life.
I’ve been driven not to play into the stereotypes of my community as a Mexican-American. But in the past year, I’ve also been driven to defy the stereotype that people with mental illness are …
Stories give me an area between the happy and sad, Andrea Mathieson writes, where I just exist, on the pages and in actuality, outside of my own head