In my mind the current subconscious expectation for women is to be a side character in a male’s story, a supporting role.
I felt that mental illness was a blemish on my image, the equivalent of getting an F in school.
It is difficult to even put into words the affect that a supportive, compassionate community can have on esteem, identity, and recovery. These tips may help you find yours.
After struggling with an eating disorder for years, I needed a gentle exercise that helped me strengthen my muscles and my mind.
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Growing up, I never thought I was gay. As a child, surrounded by the stories of Disney princesses and The… read more
When we put out a call for summer YM Bloggers, FIFTY (yep, 5-0) of you wanted to volunteer. Picking these… read more
While I’ve always been an “anxious” person, I never considered myself someone with anxiety until this past year. I was… read more
We all have those days when it’s hard to get out of bed – Those days when we feel like… read more
The internet can be an amazing resource; it is full of endless information. One can use the internet to learn… read more