Delusional Thinking in Schizophrenia

I will always be a freak with my hands over my ears screaming at the loud noises and bright lights and strange people because deep down, most of all, I am scared.

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Your Ignorance Could Cost Me My Life

People tell me that the idea of mental illness was invented by Big Pharma, that it’s all a scam. Sometimes I believe them and get to thinking that if I could just get to a clean water source, my symptoms would go away.

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Self-Care While Dating A Sexual Assault Survivor

When you love someone and they are hurting, you may feel inclined to put your own needs aside. Make sure you’re not slacking on self-care. When you take care of yourself, you can take better care of your partner.

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Growing Up With Dissociative Identity Disorder

My DID has actually helped me in the sense that I have the feeling of being with someone even when I am alone. It has changed the way I see people and view the world. With Cat and Siamés cooperating at my side, I know we’ll have great adventures.

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20 Tips on How to Deal with Winter Blues

The holidays can bring some negative thoughts and feelings. I’m not going to tell you to change them because, from experience, that’s hard. But simply redirect your thoughts and focus on something else.

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The Mentally Ill Are Not Your Scapegoat

The Republican Party’s rhetoric blames mental health issues but their actual record proves that’s not what they believe, or they surely would have done something about it.

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