How to Stop Your Perfectionistic Tendencies From Destroying Your Life

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Danny Baker’s own perfectionist tendencies caused him more hurt than help. Now he wants to share what he learned about overcoming the dangerous aspects of this personality type.

Unholy Confession: My Split-Personality Disorder

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Andrew Lawes has tried to live in this world for 29 years. His only hope of survival is to show you his world and hope you accept him in yours.

One Suicide every 40 Seconds: Why are we Killing Ourselves?

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We kill ourselves while under the delusion that the world will be better off without us. That is completely false!

6 Ways To Have A Better Conversation About Mental Illness

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How we can learn from Henry Rollins’ mistakes.

There are two Types of People With Depression—Which one are You?

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Whether you choose to pursue “recovery” or choose to pursue “being as comfortable as possible while suffering from depression,” all I hope for is that you make your choice based on the future you want for yourself.

The Reality Of Suicide: We Must All Take Responsibility for Change

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The difference between cancer and depression is that cancer attacks the physical self, whereas depression decimates the mind and soul. Sadly, the way society supports people with the ‘invisible illness’ is the opposite to those with the visibly-apparent diagnosis, and is why the suicide rate is expanding at such an alarming rate.

50 Sufferers Describe Depression for People Who’ve Never Been Depressed

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It’s hard to understand if you’ve never been there.

No One Ever Says ‘If He Loved His Wife, He’d Have Put That Cancer Behind Him’

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“What everyone, including sometimes the sufferer, fails to see is that recovery from mental illness, like cancer, Parkinson’s Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, or any other illness, is not an issue of willpower.”

It’s Time to Share My Dirty Little Secret

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Tammy Palazzo opens the door on her depression to help others find their way out of darkness.

Depression Is a Murderer. RIP Robin Williams

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Eric Shapiro is heartbroken to learn that the lovable genius lost the fight.

Yes, a S.A.D. Life Can Be a Happy Life

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My personal experience living with Social Anxiety Disorder (S.A.D.)

5 Reasons Parents Deny Existence of Children’s Mental Health Conditions

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Aleasa Word gives tips on how to cope with acceptance of mental health problems in your child.

A Day w/o Gun Sanity = A Day with Senseless Death & Heartbreak

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Sending our kids to elementary school or college, attending a political rally or going to the movies, hanging out at the corner store or walking home with a snack, should not be a death sentence.

Guns Don’t Kill; Mentally Ill People Do…Wait, What?

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Deanne Shoyer revisits her 2012 thoughts on the Sandy Hook shootings questioning the rush to blame mental illness and/or autism in Elliot Rodger’s rage filled Santa Barbara mass shootings.

Lee Boyd Malvo vs Elliot Rodgers; Does White Privilege Encourage Sympathy for One Shooter Over the Other?

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In a world where mass shootings continue, Aleasa Word asks if race plays a part in sympathy for mentally ill shooters.

What I Would’ve Missed out on if I’d Committed Suicide

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Danny Baker wants to remind you that suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.