As a patient living with multiple chronic, mental and physical illnesses, it can be a challenge to receive your medication on time each month.
I never believe anything anyone says anymore. To me everything is a lie or a trick. It’s at my expense. … More
To me, an ally is someone who cares and is there for you throughout your life. They are someone who can help handle your feelings and your situation.
Life Plan for Muslims Living with Mental Illness Purpose To illustrate how a person living with mental illness in … More
The reality is it isn’t easy. By the time you’re actually approved for disability you’re usually destitute. There’s no other … More
I began thinking about applying for disability in 2012. I had lost my job after a bad manic episode. At … More
I was feeling vulnerable. I was feeling less than pretty. I was feeling old and worn, discarded by society somehow. … More
People say the opposite of addiction is connection. I struggle with loneliness and a feeling of not being connected a … More
Dear BP, Hi, how are you? How have you been? I’ll admit I’m a little nervous writing to you because … More
I’ve had migraines since I was a child. As long as I can remember I’ve been dealing with them. My … More