Part of loving a person with a psychiatric disorder, writes Pauline Gaines, is acknowledging that the disorder is real.
Suffering from panic attacks since college has been bad enough. Even more difficult is the thought that my kids will inherit them.
After four years sober, cracks begin to appear in Erik Christian’s façade of normalcy.
Being the adopted child of older parents made Christopher Banks the subject of bullying in school.
Implications for combat veterans as the APA considers revisions to the DSM-V.
Without anti-depressants, writes Dichotomy Hubris, his will to live would run out in four months or less.
Lauren Hale insists that men can, and often do, suffer from a form of Post-Partum Depression. But there is hope.
John Taylor is sober today, and that’s all that counts.
Archy offers an insider’s perspective on how an anxiety disorder can overtake a man’s life.
When bipolar illness would’t let the woman he loved find her voice, Jack Varnell wrote the voice he heard anyway.
A man diagnosed with Narcissistic Personality Disorder explains how living with NPD is very different from what one might expect.
Exploring and exploding the issues surrounding men and mental illness.
Quit Riot Girl believes that narcissism is less a personality disorder, and more a normal attribute of contemporary culture—even for men.
Jed Diamond didn’t think he was depressed until his wife and two doctors convinced him.
After years of working with autistic boys, Simon Taylor questions the efficacy of diagnosing mental disorders in children.
Andy May discovers that when it comes to Clinical Depression, there is a very fine line between refusing to talk about your problems and being ‘manly’ about them.