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 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 NGRIA Bassett5 years ago
It seem as if there is more acceptance of mental illness today but is that so?
by Michelle Zunter2 years ago
More gun violence very close to where I live yesterday. Most weapons, including guns, are available to anyone in this country at any given time. But what about the people who are using the guns? Are they mentally ill?...
by schoolgirlforreal20 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...
by schoolgirlforreal7 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?
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