Written by Hannah Blum I am not a mother yet, but as an advocate in the mental health community, I know the hardship new mothers face regarding their mental health. Postpartum depression is often overlooked and not taken seriously. Many women fear coming forward about their struggles due to guilt, shame, and fear of judgment. … Continue reading 10 Healing Books For Mothers With Postpartum Depression
Written by Hannah Blum One of the most stigmatized mental illnesses is Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). So many people feel alone on their journey living with BPD, but today there is a way for us to connect through social media. Here are some amazing accounts spreading awareness about BPD on Instagram. Share this post today … Continue reading 10 Borderline Personality Disorder Instagram Accounts To Follow
Addiction is something that is heavily shamed in society. Why? I struggle to find that answer myself. We live in a culture that is alcohol-obsessed. When people think about having a good time, alcohol is usually the foundation. Fun=Booze. Whether it be alcohol addiction or substance abuse, these inspirational accounts give hope to many who … Continue reading 12 Addiction Recovery Instagram Accounts You Should Follow
Self-harm is an emotional, and misunderstood topic. It is difficult to comprehend the logic behind people inflicting intentional pain on themselves. It is part of the struggle for many people suffering from mental illness. Self-harm is not commonly done with the intentions of committing suicide. More so, as a way to release internal pain. You are thinking, Isn’t that backwards? Inflicting pain to reduce it?
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