Advice to Loved one of Someone who is Mentally Ill

The most important thing to do is to take care of yourself first. You won't be able to help them if you get overwhelmed to the point of getting sick. Part of this is to set boundaries with your loved one. Make sure they know your boundaries and have them agree to them beforehand. If … Continue reading Advice to Loved one of Someone who is Mentally Ill

Types of Mental Disorders

THE ARTICLE IS BELOW AND/OR YOU CAN VIEW THE VIDEO There is an infographic of all the mental disorders at the bottom of this article. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SqvKcdhqgR4 You probably have heard of many mental illnesses, but do you know the types of each one? There are many that you probably have not heard of and they … Continue reading Types of Mental Disorders

Guest Post: Fear to Love by Belinda

From as far back as I can remember the terms anorexic, depressed, anxious, and addicted were terms I carried like a noose around my neck – stifling me, preventing me from living a ‘normal’ happy life and leaving a trail of painful memories. I was diagnosed with anorexia at twelve years old. By fourteen I … Continue reading Guest Post: Fear to Love by Belinda

40 Celebrities who have Bipolar Disorder Infographic

  There  many actors, actresses, mathematicians, scientists, athletes, musicians, artists, poets, authors, and politicians who have bipolar disorder. You will be surprised as to how many there are.  Right now, there are almost 300 of these celebrities I have included. For more several famous people who struggle with bipolar disorder, click here or here In addition to … Continue reading 40 Celebrities who have Bipolar Disorder Infographic

Mental Illness Awareness Week

Mental Illness Awareness Week: Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental health condition. During the first full week of October, NAMI and participants across the country are bringing awareness to mental illness. Each year we fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for equal care. Each year, the … Continue reading Mental Illness Awareness Week