So the other day I was looking through my room for some documents, and I found this… This isn’t what I was looking for… And you’re probably thinking I colored this in when I was a kid, but I actually did this when I was 23, at a mental health hospital. Coloring this was actually … More Staying Inside The Lines… #MHBlog #MentalHealth #SuicidePrevention
If you’re out there and you know someone struggling with mood disorders and suicidal thoughts, just listen. Even if you don’t, listen anyway. Listen more with the intention of understanding and less with the intention of solving the problem. Listen more with love and less with judgement. … More Listen… #suicideprevention #WSPD #WSPD14 #MHBlog #TW
Hey survivors! Today I have posted a video to help people remember what keeps them alive. I hope and pray it’s encouraging and inspirational for all who watch! Thanks for all your continued support throughout YNF’s journey. There is more to come!
I was reading an article on Donald Miller’s Storyline Blog, as I apparently do every morning now, and I read this last quote: “To live full lives we must rely on others and others must be able to rely on us. Depending on others can be messy and scary – they will let us down. … More Go After Them… #NSPW #SuicidePrevention #MentalHealth
So, if you read the previous post you will know that I just recently had a birthday… which has inspired me to really clean up a few things. For example, the day before my birthday I quit my job (thereby removing a good 31 stressors) and since then I have cut off a lot of … More Just A “Friendly” Reminder… #mentalhealth #suicideprevention
I turned 27 on Father’s Day. Before I comment on the significance of that I think it’s important to note that Father’s Day has always… irritated me because my father and so many others have decided to just not be one (I know a lot of mothers do the same, but for relevance I will … More 27 #mentalhealth #suicideprevention
“Solitude vivifies, isolation kills.” Joseph Roux I have firsthand experience in my past to that quote, and… as much as I hate to admit it… I’m somewhat going through that at the moment. My friend and I have coined (not really) a term; turtling. It has a few meanings, some rather disgusting ones as I … More Turtling #mentalhealth #suicideprevention