Courteney, 22, Anchorage/Alaska

**** TRIGGER WARNING **** Mentions suicide and self-harm *****   “I’ve been battling mental illness for as long as I can remember. I guess my…

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Sun-Mi, 28, Perth/Australia

“This is me. This is the face of mental illness. I’ve suffered from major depression my entire adult life and battled with suicidal thoughts since…

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2019: This Year I Aspire to Be Happy

This is it – tomorrow’s the day – another year has come to an end and we’re just hours away from a new year, a…

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Matt, 19, Rushden/Northamptonshire

“It’s been a crazy few years. Not really understanding how my head works from a young age, however as I’ve grown up the more I’ve…

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Take (self) care

It’s Christmas time! For me, it’s the most wonderful, magical time. But it’s also a very stressful time and while I, personally, wish it could…

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Leahana, 17, Upstate NY/USA

****** TRIGGER WARNING: Mentions Suicide/Self-harm ******* “Unlike most, my mental disorder(s) didn’t develop until after a traumatic event, which is why I think my story…

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Colby, 17, Templeton/California

“For years, I have never understood where I was supposed to get emotional help. After my dad was killed by a drunk driver, where was…

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