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One Moment At A Time.

I don’t know about you, but more often than not I find myself wishing I was exactly where I want to be instead of in the position I am in now. 708 more words

Blog Posts.

Not As Bad As I Used to Be

I’ve been…introverting. Or avoidant. Or busy. Whatever.
I’ve been extremely productive at my house.
I’ve been fairly productive with my novel.
I’ve been adequately productive with my yard. 307 more words

The Boy Who Should Have Lived- CBC Fifth Estate story a reality for too many families

Last night my husband and I sat down to watch the Fifth Estate documentary The Boy Who Should Have Lived which chronicles the journey of a young boy who fell through the gaps of Ontario’s Mental Health System. 1,503 more words

Mental Illness

An Honest Look at Anxiety

I think I am pretty honest and open about the struggles that come with mental health disorders. Yeah, I often write about my accomplishments, but I’ve also tried hard to write about my failures and about the times when anxiety won. 635 more words

Anxiety

Agoraphobia

What is agoraphobia?

Agoraphobia is an intense fear of being in a pubic place where you feel escape might be difficult. So people with this condition tend to avoid public places and may not even venture out from their homes. 555 more words

Agoraphobia

Rhythm, or Lack There Of.

Spiritual rhythms have always been difficult to form for me – as any type of rhythm is. I can’t keep a beat in music. I wait for others to clap first so I know I’m on the right note. 1,162 more words

Faith

Celebrating a year of living

Tuesday 24 March marked one of the defining moments of my life. I celebrated my one-year anniversary of being admitted to a psychiatric clinic. I was living with uncontrolled clinical depression, PTSD and anxiety and I came dangerously close to ending my life. 211 more words

Reflections