Misconception: Agoraphobia is the fear of leaving the house. Reality: Agoraphobia is the fear of being unable to escape and the fear of panicking without being safe. Misconception: People with Agoraphobia never, ever leave the house. Reality: Many people with Agoraphobia never leave their homes, but...
Mental Illness: An Important Post
THIS IS A REALLY, REALLY IMPORTANT POST ABOUT MENTAL ILLNESS. PLEASE READ. IF YOU DON’T WANT TO READ, THEN AT LEAST RE-POST SO THAT SOMEBODY ELSE CAN READ IT.Depression is NOT: feeling sad, or being upset because your mom wouldn’t buy you that thing you really, really wanted.Depression I...
“Just a little reminder to all those suffering from mental illness: This isn’t and never was your fault. It can get better.”
“Depression is not beautiful poetry and sympathy from loved ones and a beautiful girl crying in the middle of the night while her boyfriend h...”
“im not very good at letting people help me”
Fuck yeah to the kids who feel like they’re dying inside but still gather up the strength to roll out of bed, get dressed, and leave the house. You are strong and beautiful and worth so much more than you know.
To everyone who jokes about mental health in any way:
“We say that one gets cancer, or a cold, or kidney disease. One would never think to say that one is cancer. But we say that one is depressed...”
one of the toughest aspects of mental illness is how often your goals fall by the wayside because the only goal you can afford is survival.
This IS the best I can do I am NOT slacking off I am NOT using my mental illness as an excuse It IS ok that my best is not the same as other people’s bests
“How come every other organ in your body can get sick and you get sympathy, except your brain?”