Like father, like daughter? #MentalHealth #MHBlogs #Awareness

I'm just going to jump right on into it... A couple months ago I found out my father was diagnosed with one or more mood disorders (I say it this way because he not as open about it); more likely than not the same ones I was diagnosed with back in 2011. I of course sympathize with …

Just Some Encouragement…. #MentalHealth #SuicidePrevention #EndSuicide

Every time I set out to write for YNF addressing mental health/illness and suicide, I seem to draw a blank, which is weird because it use to be so easy... A part of me felt like since I didn't have much support for the task of preventing suicide and addressing mental health matters that I …

For Those Who Were Triggered #suicideprevention #mentalhealth #depression #TW #MHBlog

I'm not gonna lie and act like Robin Williams' untimely death by suicide didn't effect me negatively... in more ways than one. Of course there is the fact that he was, without a doubt, one of the most talented entertainers in the industry as well as an amazing, loving man. Did I know him personally? …

What Is This All For? The Reprise #mentalhealth #MHblog #suicideprevention

I'm sure that if you are on Twitter you have seen posts like: -RT if you are feeling unloved -RT if you self harm -RT if you are lonely -RT if you want to be accepted as you are -RT if you have been bullied -RT if you are suicidal and the like. What I …

It’s OK To Be Different #MentalHealth #standout

Tonight I find myself thinking about all the things that make me weird, according to people who are OBVIOUSLY experts at what it means to be amazing (hopefully you can smell the sarcasm). Since I'm learning to be more organized I will list all of the UNGODLY things I should be concerned about: 1) I …