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Diagnosis of mental illness Рany mental illness, is overwhelming when it is first received.  Even when the diagnosis is a long time in coming, and should therefore be at least conciliatory relief, it feels like the world is spinning out of control. 322 more words

Mental Illness


I had another session yesterday. As I have been for a while now, I was in a pretty bad place at the time and I couldn’t really get 100% composure for the appointment – when I went tin I was kinda shaking and holding back the tears a little. 617 more words


Excerpts from the Red Notebook

She always wanted one of those, but never got one. In fact she could tell you in all seriousness that she loves those as if she actually owned one. 1,261 more words

Ramblings (Mystified Misadventures Of The Mumbler)

Risk Factors for Dysthymia in Childhood

Exploring the various risk factors commonly associated with children developing the mental health condition of dysthymia.
There are multiple causes related to an increased likelihood of a person suffering from dysthymia, yet not everyone exposed to such triggers will go on to develop the condition. 507 more words


What Causes The Depressive Illness Dysthymia?

Exploring the range of possible causes of dysthymia and how the condition compares to major, clinical depression.

It’s believed that approximately one in five people will be affected by mental illness at some point in time. 499 more words


What is Dysthymia or Dysthymic Disorder?

What is dysthymia and how is this mental health condition best treated?

Mental health conditions such as eating disorders, depression and anxiety disorders often result in a whole range of different symptoms from mild such as feeling tired to extremely serious such as having suicidal ideations. 384 more words


The Great Pretender (not-so-great really)

My attempt at celebrating my positives, as usual, lasted as long as I exhale. This is who I am now. I seem to be pretty shit at staying in that zone. 389 more words