I have schizoaffective disorder and I enjoy writing.
A Psychiatrist Laughed in my Face- Here's What I Learned From It.
Throughout my years I have seen many mental health professionals and workers. From counselors early in my childhood, to therapists, and later on to psychiatrists- I've seen my fair share. While most encounters with such doctors are mostly, usually pleasant, I have run into a few that left me feeling a little bit worse than when I walked in. It's rare that this happens but there was one meeting in particular that actually upset me quite a bit and discouraged me greatly.
4 Things I Want You To Understand About Me As A Mentally Ill Person
According to NAMI (National Institute on Mental Illness), 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year, or about 19%. Mental illness is a condition that affects an individual's thoughts, emotions, or mood.
The Girl with The Butterfly Tattoo
There once was a girl who trusted the world. She was a young and innocent girl, but also very anxious. She was shy and mostly hid behind her mother when spoken to which made the times they had to be apart, such as school days, very difficult for her.