StreetPsychiatry on MahButtItches

Originally posted on MahButtItches... First off, I'd like to thank MBI for having me on here and for all her work on RECIPROCITY. So my story to health began when I became unhealthy.  I was 16 and had a bad reaction to Accutane; clinical depression, high anxiety constantly, and a suicidal outlook all that … Continue reading StreetPsychiatry on MahButtItches


Depression is Selfish

After Chester Bennington killed himself, I tried to stay off Facebook.  I knew what I would see, and I did not want to see it.  Like so many, I have been a fan of Linkin Park since I was a teenager.  Linkin Park helped me through one of the most difficult times in my life … Continue reading Depression is Selfish

Mental illness -Sympathy Vs. Empathy

Psychologists have their place, as do doctor;s psychiatrists and so on, when it comes to dealing with mental illness. However, no doctor, psychiatrist, or psychologist can EVER hope to actually have 'empathy' for the mentally ill, simply because, unless they're mentally ill themselves (in which case they would not be allowed to practice), they cannot … Continue reading Mental illness -Sympathy Vs. Empathy