Tags » Mental Illness



Bibliographic Information
Title: Conversion
Author: Katherine Howe
ISBN: 9780399167775
Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons
Copyright date: 2014
Format: Print book

Reader’s Annotation
Imagine it’s your senior year of high school and the pressure is on to get accepted into the college of your choice. 585 more words

Young Adult Fiction

Another sleepless night, sigh

Omg does it ever end? When will I sleep at the right time! My sleep patterns are so all over the place. I really need to work on my sleep and sleeping at appropriate times. 258 more words

Dissociative Identity Disorder

Thank You for Protecting my Useless Right to Refuse Treatment.

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The only way to get past the stigma against Mental Illness is for we who must live with it to get angry and speak out. 284 more words

Photography And Art

Sudden or gradual?

Would you rather be phased out of someone’s life slowly or dropped suddenly? I would rather the latter because I don’t want to waste time or energy on someone who doesn’t want me around. 219 more words

Scared Shitless

This is day 17 of being in the hospital on an inpatient psych unit. I have gone through four roommates who have come and gone. It’s hard watching people leave when I am stuck here lacking control. 468 more words


Another day in this strange place....It's not one size fits all...

It was hard to wake this morning again. I kept waking in the night and all the bullshit was going on in my head. That’s just it, it’s all in my head. 724 more words