About
Melissa Mashburn

Melissa Mashburn is a wife, a mother of two, and a person living with depression. After a suicide attempt and a psychiatric hospitalization, she began writing about her thoughts, emotions and experiences, and without realizing it, became a mental health activist. Now her passions are to help reduce the stigma society has about people with a mental illness and suicide prevention.

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Recent Comments
  • scrutinize,anylize,contrast: Psychologists, Psychiatrists, MFC’s, LSW,well, they’ll all human. I have had...
  • Paula: ” Things like shooting without looking through the viewfinder” I don’t understand this.
  • Cindy: I have been going through pain for about three years now. I have asked for help with this for three years. I...
  • thatjournalistdork: I agree that the use of “said” does get boring and annoying, but it is proper AP...
  • lisa: I am at a loss,my baby sister who is smart,and loving phoned me one day and starting crying,I hope that I was...
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