Depression

Stigmatize Me, Fool

Depression. No one wants to talk about it. Yet it’s very common and affects so many people. “Shh. Don’t talk about that, Lauren. People will think you’re #8221; So there’s this thing called a chemical imbalance in the brain. Maybe you’ve heard about it?...
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Anxiety and Panic

Depression or Chronic Shame?

When a person has been resistant to every form of depression treatment, is it possible that their illness stems from a different place? In a recent New York Times article Hillary Jacobs Hendel, a psychotherapist, writes about a patient who experienced what she calls “chronic #8221; Hendel’s...
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Anorexia

Secret Mia

I have been a binge eater for as long as I can remember, but I can remember specifically when it evolved into bulimia. I was 17 years old and almost 200 pounds. I hated to throw up so I did research to find a way...
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