mental health

I Have Tourette’s

Tourette’s started everything. It’s how I started my first book; it’s how I believe my real life started. Sure, I had memories before then like realizing I was the only one who could read Mrs. Queen’s cursive notes to herself on the Kindergarten chalkboard or my dad rushing me to my grandma’s house because my […]

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100 Ways To Reduce Stress

Stress is something that affects everyone, and it always will. There are good and bad types of stress (getting a new job, a loved one dying) that pop up across our life span. Every day we have to deal with things like traffic jams, rude people (pssst – check out this resource for dealing with […]

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Bipolar Day

On March 30th every year, there is an unusual holiday that is not necessarily very “lighthearted”, but we still get the chance to observe it because it’s pretty important. It’s World Bipolar Day. Bipolar Disorder affects 5.7 million people just in the United States and 60+ million people across the world. That’s a lot, and […]

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10 Ways To Manage Social Anxiety

Social Anxiety is a common issue people face, and it’s even classified separately in the DSM now. Although the symptoms that happen when someone is socially anxious can mimic symptoms of Generalized Anxiety Disorder or a Panic Disorder, the reasons for them happening are very different and the way they affect your life can manifest […]

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