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It is a personal goal of mine to eliminate the stigma that surrounds MENTAL HEALTH disorders. Spread the word and share your story. MUCH LOVE, M

Real brain problems

Thank you-- These are Real Brain Problems. people that don't struggle with these issues don't understand. This compilation of brain scans of patients diagnosed with various psychological problems are compared with those who don't

7 Things I Wish People Knew About Mental Illness

7 Things I Wish People Knew About Mental Illness

Erik Erikson was an ego psychologist that patterned his theories after Freud. Erikson strongly felt that culture and society have an effect on the ego and that a struggle or conflict can begin. Erik Erikson designed a model of development that has 5 stages of psychosocial development that extend through childhood.

Chart highlighting Erikson's Psychosocial Development stages that can help child life specialists determine developmentally appropriate interventions.

I hate when people say there mood is so bipolar. You have no idea what you are talking about.  It is a chronic mental illness that is beyond difficult to deal with at times! ~ Bipolar & all mental illnesses are not anyone's fault.  They cannot control it.  You can just live with it as best you can.

I hate when people say there mood is so bipolar. You have no idea what you are talking about. It is a chronic mental illness that is beyond difficult to deal with at times! ~ Bipolar & all mental illnesses are not anyone's fault. They cannot control it.

The Impact of Childhood Trauma on Adult Disorders Rehab International - Drug Alcohol Rehab Guides Rehab International Drug Alcohol Rehab Guides - gnarlyhair.comgnarlyhair.com

Experiences from the earliest days of childhood play an important role in shaping the brain’s development. Learn more about the lasting impact of childhood trauma on chronic adult disorders.

I knew my little brother suffered from depression for years but I never thought it would take him to such depths that he would actually take his own life. I should have heard it in his voice I should have seen it in his eyes and I should have seen it in his poetry that he wrote to me. I will miss his smile and his cute button nose for the rest of my life #TheSunShinesBrighterBecauseHeWasHere ❤

goal: to keep fight against everything that is holding me back even though i know it won't truly go away. (anxiety disorder, depression, adhd & dyslexia [well the dyslexia is not that bad but i think ya get me right?

An Infographic to Help You Understand Schizophrenia

An Infographic to Help You Understand Schizophrenia

People may have a predetermined opinion about schizophrenia without fully understanding it. This infographic hopes to change that.

Mental Illnesses & neuro-biochemical disorders we fight & try to control every day. We don't want pity--we ask for moments of understanding & compassion. We use therapy, trial-and-error medication "cocktails, " & every available tool yet suffer days where we are simply overwhelmed by life. ~ kira sunbird

A neuro-biochemical illness we fight every day. We dont want pity --we ask for moments of understanding & compassion. We use therapy, trial-and-error medication "cocktails, " & every available tool and sometimes it's all just too much.

I LOVE THIS! Inspiring #quotes and #affirmations by Calm Down Now, an empowering mobile app for overcoming anxiety. For iOS: http://cal.ms/1mtzooS For Android: http://cal.ms/NaXUeo

I just got done reading something about mental disorders. Strengths in Anxiety, Depression, OCD, Bipolar Disorder, and ADHD

Not a good or correct infographic. Megan doesn't have schizophrenia, although she did make a stupid comment once. A few others are sketchy or not confirmed also. The company that produced don't have a good reputation.

Wrapping Your Head Around Schizophrenia. Not sure if Van Gogh had schizophrenia. At any rate, good infographic, and a good way to begin to destigmatize an incredibly misunderstood diagnosis.

I do bullet point 2, 3, 4, and 5. I've never hyperventilated unless it was a panic attack

For me the issue is stomach discomfort and vomiting. I also get really short with people and agitated with almost anything. Its like I dont even want to be wherever it is I am having the anxiety attack at. MELINA THIS IS WHY I ZONE OUT!