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I have a Mental Illness, but I am not a Mistake

I watched “Won’t you be my Neighbor” about Mr. Rogers last night.  One message he put across to kids via a puppet is that they are not a mistake.  Although, he did not bring up mental illness, I see how … Continue reading

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I have Bipolar Disorder: Am I a Failure?

It is easy to think of yourself as a failure when you are extremely depressed. You get into a slump where you think you are nothing, but your illness. You live secluded from the rest of the world and dig … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning my Head

Today is the first day of spring.  The dreariness of winter is behind me and beautiful colors await me. It is time to do my spring cleaning and work in the yard.   In addition to cleaning out my house, … Continue reading

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30 Mental Health Quotes that Inspire (#6)

                Love and Inspiration on Facebook           QUOTES: Weather is a great metaphor for life- sometimes it’s good, sometimes its bad, and there’s nothing you can do about it, … Continue reading

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The Power of Positive Thinking in Mental Illnesses

Being diagnosed with a mental illness  may not be a positive thing. However, if you look at the diagnosis in a positive way, you most likely will do better than someone who takes the diagnosis in a negative way. It … Continue reading

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