Part II of a 2 part series: a woman who continues to self-harm without understanding why, only the need to relieve the pain and feel in control.
Dave Ursillo examines the “mentally ill” label through his past experience with depression and anxiety and proposes we use mentally brilliant instead.
LSZ explores the question “is mental illness hereditary?” as she writes about how her Mom and Sister both experience mental health issues.
LSZ writes about her experiences with anxiety and depression throughout her life and her denial to get help. Eventually she turns to medication.
A man writes about his life-changing experience that drives him into depression and his journey coming out the other side.
A poem written by MHT founder and editor Trish to invoke the feelings and images that a person with depression experiences every morning they awake and think about getting out of bed.
MHT founder and editor Trish Hurtubise writes about the fear she has of all emotions that remind her of her depression and that she could relapse and how she manages this fear. And there’s a cartoon!