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Control

The quest for control of one’s life is a lofty goal. But when the individual in question suffers from OCD (and quite possibly Asperger’s Syndrome, or whatever the hell they call it these days), PTSD, depression and anxiety, the quest for control is pretty much like herding cats. 303 more words

Anxiety

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, commonly called OCD, appears in different ways, and not every person has the same symptoms; many people have combinations of various OCD symptoms. 89 more words

Counseling

Periwinkle & Teal

There is so much STIGMA attached to mental illness. Most people don’t understand that mental illness is NOT a choice.
My name is Kat. I’m here to tell you that if it were a choice, I would NOT be suffering right now. 591 more words

Anxiety

Mental Health

Mental health is a complex and personal topic, one that is stigmatised. My personality type is an ENFP, which in summary means that I’m an extremely emotional extrovert. 1,289 more words

Anxiety

It doesn't matter where you're going, it's who you have beside you.

Almost a week out from our 12 hour flight to Hawaii, my favorite place on earth. I cannot wait. I wish I was in a position to never return to my reality here at home. 551 more words

Knock knock...

I hate the postman. Rationally, I know it is not his fault. Irrationally he is responsible for a lot of shit going down in my house and I hate him. 712 more words

Parenting

Sleep Is My Escape

I don’t know about you, but for me getting to sleep can be a struggle. That’s when intrusive thoughts run wild, and I obsess over the past, future, and even the now. 266 more words