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Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder Explained (Guest Post)

In this emerging blogger post, Emma from Mental Health Matters writes about what it's like to experience premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). Hello, my name is Emma and this is a piece I wrote for my blog in 2018. Since writing this article, I have found a treatment that is helping me. I have a disease… Continue reading Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder Explained (Guest Post)

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Manic Psychosis (Guest Post)

In this emerging blogger post, Brittany of BiPolarMania writes about experiencing manic sychosis as part of bipolar disorder. Photo by Hailey Kean on Unsplash Psychosis is a mental disorder characterized by symptoms like delusions and hallucinations that indicate a break from reality. Paranoia is a common symptom of psychosis. When I was entering my final year of University… Continue reading Manic Psychosis (Guest Post)

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Accepting the Skin You’re In (Guest Post)

In this emerging blogger post, Natalie from Something In Mind writes about accepting the skin you're in and how to support people with body dysmorphic disorder. Callum Goddard Imagine introducing yourself to someone by saying ‘Hi, nice to meet you. I have terrible acne, which makes me a horrible person and not worthy of your… Continue reading Accepting the Skin You’re In (Guest Post)

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Emerging Blogger Series: Digging the Dirt on OCD

This post is by Mim from Digging the Dirt on OCD. The Willy Crisis I’ve been struggling to write as I’ve been stuck in a bit of a psychological rut. Rather than delve into the intricacies of a lifetime of OCD or offer up a hopeful message for others, I’m going to be self-indulgent this… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Digging the Dirt on OCD

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Emerging Blogger Series: TheInBetweenQueen

In this emerging blogger post, TheInBetweenQueen writes about the role self-help plays in mental illness. Image by Daniela Mackova from Pixabay As a person who loves to read and to be inspired, sometimes at the same time, I have taken to reading a lot of books from the "self-help" or "self transformation" sections. I've even written a book… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: TheInBetweenQueen

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Tuesdays Mean Therapy (Guest Post)

In this emerging blogger post, Amy E. Russo writes about getting weekly therapy for bipolar disorder. >If you’re looking for me on Tuesday mornings, you can always find me rolling up to my therapist's office, iced coffee in hand, 10 minutes early, always. Like clockwork, every week, that is where I’ll be. I’ve been going… Continue reading Tuesdays Mean Therapy (Guest Post)

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My Darkest Tale (Guest Post)

In this emerging blogger post, Juan of The Dark Tales Project writes about his darkest tale, i.e. his worst bout of depression. This post is a struggle for me. But it is a struggle that is worth winning. That I need to win. Not facing it will only give my demons respite from my attempts… Continue reading My Darkest Tale (Guest Post)

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Taking Off the Mask (Guest Post)

In this emerging blogger post, Sarah from Between Two Poles writes about taking off the mask in the context of mental illness. Photo by John Noonan on Unsplash I saw the live-action Aladdin last week with two boys I babysit. One of the boys is ten years old and the other one is seven. We had the following… Continue reading Taking Off the Mask (Guest Post)

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Reflecting on Suicidal Thoughts (Guest Post)

In this emerging blogger post, Megan of Be Alright writes about experiencing suicidal ideation for the first time. Photo by Barry Weatherall on Unsplash On September 21, 2016 I experienced intense suicidal thoughts for the first time. I’ll never forget that moment for as long as I live. At the time I was working for a local newspaper,… Continue reading Reflecting on Suicidal Thoughts (Guest Post)