This is not the whole of my life. I have been living with mental illness since I was a child. My mother was Bi-Polar. and that was very hard to be exposed to. My step-father was cold and sadistic, he sometimes killed small animals in front of us children.
I know I had depression from a very young age, because I thought constantly of suicide and dying every night I went to sleep from the age of 8.
by Karli Duran7 years ago
I'm 32, and I have suffered with mental illness all my life. Sometimes with certain people I don't mind talking about my certain disorders, but other times, I feel ashamed and embarrassed. I guess it depends...
by NGRIA Bassett4 years ago
It seem as if there is more acceptance of mental illness today but is that so?
by double_frick7 years ago
i don't like the term crazy, but when someone is losing grips with reality as in schizophrenia, is the patient aware of the deterioration of their sanity and they are simply helpless to stop it (further compounding the...
by schoolgirlforreal6 years ago
This may sound strange,I didn't know whether to post in in Religion or here,but have you ever thoughtif you had bipolar or mental illness that you could be possessed?
by Susan Reid4 years ago
Having just seen on another thread the claim that liberals are mentally ill, I thought I'd research any studies stating the opposite, that conservatives are the delusional party.Found this item in Psychology Today. Goes...
by schoolgirlforreal17 months ago
Speaking with a mental health professional the other day, one that works at a respite- which is a temporary place for emotionally upset people, who have a diagnosis-- to go, whether they are homeless, or lost a loved...
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