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Swingin this week

I’ve been having mood swings over the last few weeks and the last few months and they have been more noticable than before. A little over a month ago I had a major dip below my baseline and I felt so bad I couldnt do anything, couldnt smile, couldnt laugh, couldnt stand to be around people. 423 more words


The Truth in Hierarchies

What is your position is some of the hierarchies of your life? Are you a manager, do you have a boss, are you an employer, an employee, a parent, somebody of wealth, somebody with little means, do you see yourself at the fringes of society or among the movers and shakers? 455 more words


Why Won't You Just Let Me Take Care Of You?!

I’ve been thinking a lot about how much the therapist redirects our conversations back onto me. I (mostly) think it’s great because I am, in fact, the client here. 442 more words


My Therapist Isn't Perfect. Now What?

As much as I want my mental health care providers to be everything I need them to be….they are human, so they are going to make mistakes. 80 more words

Recovery-- it gets worse before it gets better.

The scariest part of anorexia, for me, was not the fear of death or permanent damage to my organs and bones at a very low weight. 662 more words

Life Changes

What Is The Point?

This morning’s session was so damn weird. I felt very frustrated going into the session and the sound of my own voice only made it worse. 1,244 more words


The Language Of Hugs

As a therapist, I’m not supposed to hug my clients.

However, often they hug me.

And that brings tears to my eyes.

Because even though I feel like I have nothing to offer the world right now, 51 more words