My Time In The Psych Ward..The First Time.

So a few of you already know that I was admitted into hospital twice during the month of June. On the 6th June I took an overdose. My depression and psychosis got really bad. I was hearing voices and seeing things that weren’t there. I wanted to die. The next day I woke up in…

Hello, I Have Borderline Personality Disorder..

Hello, it’s been a while. How are you? Lets just say that things have been pretty tough the last couple of weeks. I was in a psychiatric hospital..twice. I will leave that story for another post. I would prefer to tell the story through a video though, so if anyone knows how to do that…

Social Media

Today social media has a great influence on society. We are continuously using social media to communicate with people, express ourselves and find out what is going on around us. We no longer have to wait for the newspaper the next morning to know what is going on. We just use our little thumbs and…

What is it like living with depression? (The Black Dog)

Depression is not a sign of weakness. It means you have been strong for far too long. I have been struggling with depression for over 3 years. It has been tough, I can’t lie but I’m still here. That’s a good thing. Depression to me feels like a black cloud. Continuously following me around..In Harry…

Misconceptions of Eating Disorders Part 1

Eating Disorders Aren’t SeriousĀ  Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate compared to any other mental illness. Many people who are suffering with an eating disorder, specifically anorexic’s are likely to die prematurely because of their illness. Anorexics are more at risk of: Heart failure due to havingĀ an abnormally slow heart rate and low blood…

What Is It Like To Have an Eating Disorder?

Trying to explain to someone what it is actually like to have an eating disorder is VERY difficult to explain…but what the heck? I might as well give it a go regardless. Let’s start off with asking you. Yes, you reading this! What is your biggest fear? It may be a fear of spiders, heights,…