Category Archives: Personal Story

My High School Days

Today I posted on my most recent blog, The Little Moments, I was recently reminiscing about my high school days and the negatives that happened during those days, but also the positives that I ended my high school journey with. … Continue reading

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I’m Not The Mental Health Girl Anymore

It’s been my title for half my life, the mental health girl, the girl that people know has depression, anxiety, an eating disorder, the girl defined by the scars on her body, and the girl that has been overcome with … Continue reading

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One Year Self Harm Free

One year ago today, at 11:30 pm was my last self injurious cut. I remember the time, I remember were I was when I did the cut,and in time I will be able to forget those details because I will … Continue reading

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Moving; Causes Stress, or Removes It?

Moving can be one of the most stressful events in a person’s life. The packing of numerous brown boxes, with that horrendous loud noise of the packing tape sending shivers up and down your spine. The planning of what can … Continue reading

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Secret Revealed

About a month ago on my the Twitter account for this blog (@diminishstigma) I wrote quickly saying I have been neglecting the blog since January, and that I would explain in a month or so. Well today, I will be finally divulging … Continue reading

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Moving Out and My Recovery

Moving out of a parents home can be quite the stressful situation. Even doing it the second time, like I did this past week can still become stressful. I have lived in an apartment once before with my boyfriend Michael, … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! – 2013!

*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

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