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Gone so long

It’s hard to believe how long it’s been since I last posted.  I’ve been inpatient for a week, outpatient for 5 or 6 weeks, on vacation for a week and down with a wretched case of bronchitis for the last three weeks.  962 more words


The final day

I had my final day of intensive outpatient treatment a couple days ago. I honestly still felt horribly depressed even after 5 weeks. When I spoke with my therapist for the last time, we looked at my progress. 234 more words

Comparing Mental Health to "Real" Issues? Not Fair

Compassionate Love: Displaying compassion for those who struggle with mental illness   (c)2017 Nancy Virden, Always The Fight Ministries

“There’s been a tsunami, people have lost their homes, and there is so much suffering in the world besides. 412 more words

Mental Health

Anorexic hopefulness versus the obvious

I used to post so much more often than I do now… oh right, I’m in iOP, I go to therapy twice a week, I volunteer at a horse ranch…. 1,048 more words

Eating Disorder Treatment

Children's Health Council launches Intensive Outpatient Program

Written by Kaya van der Horst

The Children’s Health Council (CHC) launched its first Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) on May 8, marking a pivotal point in expanding local teen mental health services. 731 more words