Four years ago, I self-published an autobiographical account of my battle with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).
Category: Mental Health Stories
The most difficult case I was ever charged with the provision of mental health treatment was for a former psychiatrist diagnosed with chronic paranoid…
Both in and out session, I have witnessed some of the most obscene, ornate, loud and grandest displays of behaviour.
Several questions immediately come to mind when you're dating someone with a mental illness.
It is recommended screening should occur in the first three months postpartum as it may help to differentiate bipolar depression from unipolar depression.
Therapists read and prepare a number of treatment plans for mental health conditions.
I've experienced a number of serious planned and unplanned hospitalisations and subsequent discharges.
When I first entered the professional world working in the mental health system, I never shared my lived experience recovering from schizophrenia.
I have been diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD) in January of this year. It is a type of personality disorder.
When you carry a mental health diagnosis, you are in almost constant fear of relapsing.