Mental Health: #NotJustAHeadline

Dear Media: Headlines like these don’t help everyday people dealing with mental health issues, please choose your words carefully.

                        

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Posting A Letter – A Journey Through Depression

Hyperbole And A Half: One of the best blogs on Depression I’ve ever laid eyes on. Click on this pic to read it.

Depression Is An Asshole

If Depression was one of the X-Men, it would be Magneto, but instead of having control over metal objects, it controls your mental and physical energy. It’s a magical force that robs your ability to complete even the simplest and mundane of tasks.

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In Praise of A Rollicking Good Cry

How A Good Cry Can Help Your Mental Health

Oh, how I love me some tears. You can’t beat them when push comes to shove, and The Feels come a-knocking at the back of the old eyeballs. They don’t love me though. But if I can enjoy a good cry, I can have hope.

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The Set-In-My-Ways Danger Zone

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Something hit me recently, and it wasn’t a joyous revelation. I realised that I may have developed a wee crush on someone.

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Discomfort Eating

You know how I know how there’s no God? Comfort Eating. What a bullshit concept. There’s very little comfort in it, if you ask me.

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