Afraid to be “outed” by others for his mental illness, Jim would withdrawal, leaving big gaps between his romantic relationships and an incomplete ledger of dating successes.
Spartan shares his story of loss over his father; the downward spiral of depression and how that has impacted his life. He finds recovery is Jiu-Jitsu.
Paul David Smith shares how his partner retreating to her bed for months caused him to improvised in how to help her in a way that she needed to recover.
Garrett Marshall couldn’t accept his diagnosis of Schizoaffective Disorder. When his attempts to escape almost killed him, he reached out for help.
H grew up with Islam structuring her whole life but it wasn’t true to who she was. Years of depression developed until she decided to take the risk of leaving it all behind.
Jo Clutton maneuvers through 30 years of depression with an unsupportive family. It took a medication crisis to start her road to recovery and enable her to make the decision to distance herself from her remaining family members.
Some things Jane wants you to understand about her experience with schizophrenia (that she can’t always say out loud)…