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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed 50 Things My Anxiety Can’t Touch Lea Guillory Anxiety On some of my hardest days, it’s nice to be reminded of the things anxiety can never touch. 1. My relationship with my amazing mother. 2. My favorite song of the m… read more … Read more…

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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed Truth Be Told, My Depression Actually Does Define Me Alex Brown Depression My depression tells me I’m broken. It’s a sentence that’s been repeating through my head for the past few days. I’m broken. My heart is broken. My soul is broke… read … Read more…

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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed Truth Be Told, My Depression Actually Does Define Me Alex Brown Depression My depression tells me I’m broken. It’s a sentence that’s been repeating through my head for the past few days. I’m broken. My heart is broken. My soul is broke… read … Read more…

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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed How I Deal With My Depression as a Parent Megan Irwin Depression It is waking up in the morning and having your heart sink the minute you wake, making it almost physically impossible to leave the bed. It is uncontrollably retaining every… read … Read more…

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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed How Parents Can Help Children Understand Disability Vicky Alexander Disability How can I help parents explain my disease to their children? This is kind of a tricky question, because as human beings we’re often fearful of things we don’t u… read more » … Read more…

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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed How I Curb My Anxiety Around New People Sunshine Tindall Anxiety I have had depression and anxiety for as long as I can remember. I remember crying at night, terrified I had swallowed a piece of glass, or balling my eyes out because … Read more…

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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed How My Mental Illness Makes Me a Walking Contradiction Danelle Chow Depression I’m one of the nicest people you’ll meet. I don’t let color, race, gender, sexual orientation or anything influence my judgment on people and I get alo… read more » How … Read more…

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Manage Email Subscription Your Digest from The Mighty Go to your Feed When It’s Hard to Tell the Difference Between Anxiety and Reality Katelyn Son Anxiety Because of my anxiety, I often struggle to interpret the scenarios that are happening around me and it becomes difficult to process what’s real versus what I’ve simply… read … Read more…

The Worst Symptoms of Depression We Don’t Talk About

Worst Symptoms of Depression We Don't Talk About

Depression is often shrouded in misunderstanding. Some believe it means simply being sad and unmotivated, when really, the symptoms of depression often have a way of infiltrating everything, from the smallest, most unsuspecting details of life, to the biggest, most significant aspects of life. And trying to explain this often feels like trying to hold … Read more…

Can You Diagnose Yourself with a Mental Illness?

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Is it wise to try to diagnose yourself with a mental illness? When you know that something isn’t right with how you’re experiencing life, you just might do what so many others do: identify your mental illness symptoms and try to pinpoint what’s causing them. Searching for information about what you’re experiencing is very empowering … Read more…

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