An expression of subjection to verbal abuse and being labelled a "dumby" by my alcoholic, verbally-abusive parent as I grew up has far-reaching implications. Throughout my life course, I have experienced and dealt with the ugly-headed monster of a label I found difficult to shake. Col...
Do you know how to handle an out of control mentally ill family member? There are a few things that you can do to make the situation better.
Do you wonder what's it like living with someone who has the debilitating disorder ocd? You can read on to find out more
Many people have loved ones suffering from Bipolar - Hear from a first-hand experiencer what happens to Bipolar sufferers and how you should handle their illness.
Interviews with Everyday People with Extraordinary Issues
We can change the way we feel by changing our thoughts and actions.
I recently wrote an article on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and had quite a bit of negative feedback. Now I want to address the stigma of mental health disorders and explain why so many people refuse to talk about them or receive help.
There is no cure for Alzheimer's disease and experts predict that 1 out of every 85 people will be afflicted with it by 2050, so there has been an increase in research for better treatments and ultimately a cure.
THESE ARE POEMS DEDICATED TO THE HOMELESS AND THOSE OF US WHO BATTLE MENTAL ILLNESS, MENTAL ILLNESS IS NOT A CRIME,
Changing your lifestyle can make better changes. Lifestyle, way of thinking and daily habits
I will be going to speak about some things that I thought already in making real in the future like having a child
When people are throwing stones against you, throw them back a bread
Causes of events that happen at a local and international level. What are people thinking, when their actions cause distruction, and chaos to others.
A young mother drowns her five children in a bathtub while mentally ill.
Life is too short to be grumpy. Writing can be a wonderful outlet, a channel for letting go of things that are bothering you.
Have you ever met a psychopath? Worse still, have you ever been a psychopath's victim? Chances are; you would not know it if you did. But the reality is scarier; you probably have met a psychopath and you probably were his or her victim and never knew it. Ignorance really is bliss som...
Common rashes are often called dermatitis, meaning inflammation of the skin; they involve changes in the color or structure of the skin including skin redness or inflammation. Typical rashes are also known as wounds, Rubor and Erythema.
I have been a meditator for over forty years now and it was one of the best things I ever did for myself and the people around me. It has been my refuge and strength through many trying times and I am a happier person because of this practice. This article will describe some method...
Relationships are the mentors that teach us a lot about ourselves.
If you're not walking or hiking at some point to get where you're going, you're not living life.
The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of your three best friends. If they're okay, then it's you. - Rita Mae Brown
Cycling is more than a means of transport or getting fit. Here are 10 benefits of cycling on a person's life.
New Years 2013 will bring a chance to refresh and recharge and revitalize my personal life. I need to mend relationships and build up the one's in place. Happy New Year. I welcome you with open arms.
My story of moving from shame to ecstasy, attempting to re-enter society post-illumination, and then leaving everything I knew it to rediscover that which I had found, and then lost.
Mental health professionals are now called upon to surmise why the gunman of the Connecticut school shootings committed such mayhem. That media coverage acted as a catalyst for this presentation.