Adjustment disorders can feel scary, but they are manageable at the very least, and curable at best.
All I know is this: Losing two people to the same disease you have hit close to home.
People inherently want to feel part of something. It’s what creates the mob mentality.
There, in that oddly cold Pittsburgh CVS, my fairy tale romance/antidepressant success story began.
Appearances still mean everything. But the appearances we project to the world are not real.
I know you hate it.
Most adults have little to no understanding of the realities of mental illness. It doesn’t have to be the same for the next generation.
This strategy also allows me to separate myself from my anxiety disorder.
Depression is feeling as though there’s a piece of you missing somewhere in the world and knowing you’ll never be able to get it back.
Talking about your problems doesn’t make them go away. Having someone listen doesn’t make them go away either.