I'm a Twenty year old mental health advocate. My goal is to help diminish the stigma that surrounds mental health, I'm doing this by being open about my own mental health issues, and also by educating others on mental illnesses,With knowledge comes understanding, with understanding comes acceptance.
Category Archives: Inpatient
During my stay at the hospital, I was able to keep my cell phone, if I only used it either in my room, or outside on passes, I used this to my advantage and took plenty of photos to document … Continue reading
*Still Inpatient* This past year has been one of my hardest. I began the year depressed and within a week I had my first adult hospital stay due to mental health. I went through daily outpatient programs. I moved out … Continue reading
*Still Inpatient* I have written numours times about my eating issues. When I was younger I was plagued with Anorexia, and as the years went by for a few months I was going through Binge Eating Disorder. Recently I have … Continue reading
*Still Inpatient* The tree is lit, the decorations are hung and presents are wrapped, but sadly this year I am spending my Christmas here as in an inpatient here on the psychiatric ward, where there is a small Christmas tree … Continue reading
*Still Inpatient* So I’ve already made a list of what you should think to bring when going inpatient, but what can’t you bring? Some of the things on the list will be obvious, but make sure you read the fine … Continue reading