“Throughout the course of my twenty-six years on earth, I’ve lived a full life. My childhood was a happy one, and I’ve been fortunate to travel with my family and be on the receiving end of unconditional love (thanks to my parents). Continue reading “Natalie, 27, UK”
“When I was a teenager I really struggled with mental illness.
Continue reading “Colette, 23, Northern Ireland”
“Today, at this point in time, I’m proud to be me. I’ve accepted who I am and that is a huge thing. Especially as I’m dealing with anxiety, depression and a Dad with PTSD.
Continue reading “Beth, 29, UK”
Why Am I So Sad When My Life Is So Perfect? Okay, maybe my life was not perfect. Nobody has a perfect life. But mine was pretty darn
close and I was still so depressed and sad all the time … Continue reading Online therapy
Can you believe it’s already been two years!? So much has changed in this time! I’ve accomplished more than I would’ve ever imagine was possible and have been so privileged to have so many wonderful opportunities thanks to this blog Continue reading “CELEBRATING 2 YEARS OF MH STORIES”
TW: Eating disorder
“My eating disorder began when I was in elementary school. I remember feeling like an always needed to be perfect in order to be appreciated and liked by everyone in my life. Continue reading “Ashley, 30, US”
TW: mention of emetophobia
“It became clear I was struggling with my mental health when my nan died back when I was 16.
Continue reading “Hannah, 20, UK”
“I am an English Literature student and have a diagnosis of generalised anxiety disorder, panic disorder, body dysmorphia disorder and depression. Continue reading “Rhianna, 18, UK”
“I was diagnosed in 2013 with Anxiety and in 2014 I was also diagnosed with Depression.Before I was diagnosed with anything I always knew there was something wrong but just didn’t know what.
Continue reading “Laura, 22, UK”