Ronnie Stephens memories of a summer spent with his dad provide a window into his father’s suicide attempt and into his own depression
Yesterday—in front of my two younger children—I nearly choked to death on my grilled chicken dinner. What should have simply released a heavy sigh of relief in my wife’s ear at bedtime contorted into a sleepless night of revisiting another recent near miss: Last month I wanted to take my own life. The two brushes…
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Bisexual people suffer depression and suicide at a rate greater than straight people or even their other LGBT counterparts. Here is one beautiful man’s story.
Chronic, intense dependence can easily feel like the life is slowly being squeezed out of you. It can make you feel trapped, suffocated. But, what can you do about it?
Perhaps if we could help men choose to accept help we’d all live in a better world.
Therapist Jed Diamond shares his story about living with his own mental illness
Is the fear of stigma really worth it?
What happens when you have a fear of expressing emotions, and hide your embarrassment and shame?
Ann Roselle opens up about her suicide attempt and her husband’s unconditional support through it.
Mental Health awareness can be a source of hope, and with hope comes life and new possibility.
An existential poem about suicide by Alexander Humphries.
I chose to respond to trauma by hiding for 10 years behind a mask. Only after confronting my issues head-on could I unveil.
Kevin Hall finds the source of his greatest strength.
An honest look at depression, guns and the what scares me the most.
Kevin Hall reflects on the impact of the xoJane suicide article