Mental Health Community Asks
Do you have an official diagnosis or diagnoses? What are they?
Do you believe in self diagnosis?
Are there any disorders or conditions you think you might have that you aren't diagnosed for?
Do your religion and your mental health have anything to do with one another?
How much do you tell your family about your mental health? How do they feel about it
When were you first diagnosed?
Are you currently seeking help from a mental health professional? Do you like them or dislike them?
What's your opinion of the mental health system in your country?
Does your diagnosis/disorder/whathaveyou affect your romantic life at all?
Have you turned to music to help you cope? What's your favorite music for this purpose?
Do you describe your moods or different aspects of your diagnosis with certain terms that other people might not know? Explain.
What are some of the best and worst comments you've gotten in relation to your illness?
How does your illness affect your work or school?
How does being neuroatypical affect your day do day life?
What's your opinion on medication?
What are the hardest and easiest parts of your condition for you?
What misconceptions do you see a lot about your condition?
How do you feel about tumblr's view of mental illness?
Do you believe in ableism towards people with mental disabilities?
How serious/significant do you consider your disorder? Why?
How do you feel about people putting their illnesses in their sidebars/freely advertising them?
What's your favorite self care thing to do?
Sometimes when I say “I’m okay”, what I really want is for someone to hold my hand, look me in the eyes and say “I know that you’re not okay, here is $1000.00”.
(Source: kittiezandtittiez, via flawenfaerie)
Never be ashamed of your illness. It isn’t your fault you are sick.
(Source: fibrofrog, via there---is--always--hope)
"I am not comfortable
in my own skin;
But I am trying
to be. Damn it,
I am trying to be." - (via wincesterious)
(Source: c0ntemplations, via depression-killed-us-all)
"i am an empty bottle of vodka do not touch me i will shatter i am the bottle of pills you stop yourself from taking every night so do not touch me i will break into a thousand pieces i am the book you have read 17 times over and still cry when you read the ninth sentence of page 243 so do not touch me i will tear i am the mirror you look into every time you splash your face in the bathroom so do not touch me i will not bring anything good i am the puzzle you found underneath your grandmas bed when you were seven that no matter how hard you searched you could never find the sixth piece down fifth piece across from the right so don’t you dare touch me because i will never be fucking complete" - (via strawbbies)
PUT A NAME IN MY ASK AND I’LL TALK ABOUT SOMEONE I KNOW/ONCE KNEW WITH THAT NAME
im really into this please do this