Needing some extra strength...
Tomorrow I am going to Agfest (an agricultural festival) and I am so anxious about it. It will be crowded and loud and I am going without family or friends. The reason I am going is to volunteer on a stall for a mental health organisation I am involved in. I will be there with a few peers so that means I won’t be there alone but I am still extremely worried about it. I have been really...
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psych-facts: savipra: Being creative isn’t the same as being smart. The process our brains go through to generate new insights is quite different from when we’re solving analytical problems. You’re not just “born with it” either—the fascinating science behind creativity…
Dealing with a National Crisis When You Have a... →
Massacres, natural disasters, and terrorist attacks are an ugly part of the world we live in. The 24/7 coverage of these tragedies can be particularly difficult for people with mental illnesses, particularly if you’re already having a bad day. Or a bad week. Or a bad month. As such, I thought I’d put together a list of healthy ways to cope with a crisis.
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bamfmum: expectationsofbrokenglass: getcrunkonmyjunk: expectationsofbrokenglass: my thoughts are forever haunted by the concept that i could be dreaming my entire life while in a coma in a hospital somewhere maybe i’m not even a girl and maybe i live in like fucking narnia I… I wonder if it is all a dream…
I have been really disliking myself for the past week or so. I am trying to stay busy and not let myself get drawn in by the negative thoughts. It is so difficult to not engage with the thoughts in my head. I was triggered a few weeks ago and it is really difficult to get back to where I was just a month ago. I was doing really well… Eating well… Exercising… Sleeping...
dawnofthedusk: yourlittleharmonicaishammered: suchordinarythings: My friend tweeted this: and it’s strange to think that this show ended 9 years ago. Yes, it’s been almost a decade since Friends went off the air. For reference, Ben Geller turns 18 this May. Frank Jr. Jr., Leslie, and Chandler Buffay turned 14 this past October. Erica and Jack Bing turn 9 this May. And I’m...