I did a bit of remodeling on my YouTube channel. The Crazy Addict is no more – although I didn’t know it yet when I made this video – and in its place is a new series, which I will use primarily as a vlog to document my victories and defeats in my quest to relearn what my capabilities are after eight years of mental disability, and return to the arena of functional, productive human beings.
Tags » Psychiatric Hospital
I'm a little liar. Forget that. A big liar. I have people who come in and see me: a nurse (to check up on me and set up my meds), an ILS worker (to help me live more independently), and a behavior analyst (still haven't figured what exactly she does, but I like her well enough, so that counts). 253 more words
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” George Santayana
In true Dickensian fashion the U.S. began shoving the mentally ill into jails and almshouses in the 18th century as a “solution” to the inconvenience of their behaviors.678 more words
Trigger Warning re childhood abuse/birth trauma/suicide
I have been involved with a piece of work with the midwifery education school at my local university, the same one incidentally I am due to graduate from this summer with a BSc Hons Mental Health Nursing although this is totally separate to my academic studies. 2,482 more words