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’m on my millionth night of little to no sleep, and I just started singing to myself, “this manic moment…” … More
I’ve had bipolar disorder for as long as I can remember. But only recently did I start experiencing the symptoms … More
I used to be addicted to alcohol. Alcoholism is a substance use disorder that I didn’t know anything about. I … More
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