Mental Health Spotlight: Bipolar Disorder

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This week’s mental health spotlight is by the lovely Cara, a mental health nurse and a vocal mental health advocate, who is discussing her diagnosis of bipolar disorder. Please show her some love and consider following Cara on her social media and blog, especially if you’re interested in more posts about mental health. -x- What mental […]

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Mental Health Spotlight: OCPD

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Today I’m bringing you a post about OCPD – Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder by James Keenan from Celtic Riverside. Until speaking to James, I had no idea that OCPD existed, so I was really keen to have him on board to share with you his experience of this to raise awareness of a disorder that is […]

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Turtles All the Way Down

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Synopsis: Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett’s son, Davis. Aza is trying. She is […]

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Mental Health Spotlight: Anxiety & Depression

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Today’s mental health spotlight is the lovely Anne from ForeverTheWanderer, who is going to discuss her experience with anxiety and depression. Please show her some love. -x- AN INSIGHT INTO MY DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY In February of 2017, I was diagnosed with depression and anxiety. Finally, I was given a name for the way I […]

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Mental Health Spotlight: ADHD

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In my monthly wrap-up, I mentioned that I was beginning a series of posts to raise awareness of various different mental illnesses. As my own experiences are with social anxiety and OCD, I didn’t feel comfortable to write about the other mental health conditions out there as I have no personal experience with them, and […]

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Discussion: Euthanasia for the Mentally Ill?

One of the subjects I’m studying in college is criminology, which is a subject that draws on sociological and psychological aspects to determine the social characteristics and behaviour of a criminal. It’s an incredibly fascinating subject and one that I’m thoroughly enjoying learning about. For the next two weeks, we’re having guest speakers coming to […]

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