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Raw and Open: How Trauma Contributes to Mental Health

Raw and Open

Raw and Open: How Trauma Contributes to Mental Health

A close friend asked the other day how I think my trauma has contributed to the...

Oct 31, 2019

Raw and Open: Social Media and Suicide

We are consumed with technology. It surrounds us at every corner. We not only cannot tear ourselves away from our cell phones, but...

Oct 10, 2019

Raw and Open: Your last 24 hours

The world is your oyster. You have the ability to have or do anything you want ... absolutely anything. Money is no object....

Sep 5, 2019

Raw and Open: Mobile Mental Health Crisis Response Teams

I have been passively suicidal since I was eight years old, when I had my first...

Aug 15, 2019

Raw and Open: The Downfalls of a Temporary Psychiatrist

So I am just over three weeks into a new med called Elavil, and although I...

Aug 1, 2019

Raw and Open: Depression and Medical Marijuana

Many people experience depression and often try to treat it with anti-depressants or other related medications....

Jul 4, 2019

Raw and Open: The repetition of unhealthy behaviours

When an unhealthy behaviour is repeated enough, over enough time, it actually changes our normal innate...

Jun 13, 2019

Raw and Open: Thoughts from the Borderline Community

A diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is misunderstood by most. Regardless of the number of...

May 30, 2019

Raw and Open: The Misinformation of Borderline Personality Disorder

The label Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) does not do justice to...

May 16, 2019

Raw and Open: Depression and Medical Marijuana

Many people experience depression and often try to treat it with anti-depressants or other related medications....

May 2, 2019

Raw and Open: Persistent Depressive Disorder

There is never a time when I am not depressed, nor do I remember a time...

Apr 18, 2019

Raw and Open: The Trauma of Accepting Our Trauma

It can literally take five minutes of trauma to permanently affect a child’s life. It does...

Apr 4, 2019