Today I am seeing a psychiatrist for the first time. I have to admit that I’m actually pretty nervous about it. I’ve been on antidepressants for a few years now, but the doctor who prescribed these medications didn’t do a thorough job of diagnosing me. I know that probably sounds strange, if you’re going to… Continue reading Let’s see the doctor…
Tag: mental health
This country is so broken; it is terrifying to live here in America and I could have never imagined that it would get this bad. I've been thinking about the recent school shooting in Nashville, TN. I can't get my mind off of it. Like so many others, I came across the police body cam… Continue reading Thoughts
This is easily one of my favorite poems, it is not mine. But when I'm struggling with depression or anxiety, I like to pull this poem out and read it. It is a beautiful reminder that depression lies.
What depression is not…
Yesterday I had an appointment with my primary care doctor to discuss obtaining a prior authorization for my Adderall. During this appointment he and I discussed all of things that depression is not, and I thought it would make a good blog post. So, let's talk about it. Depression is not feeling a little sad… Continue reading What depression is not…
Most embarrassing moment
I have recently been thinking a lot about what I would consider my most embarrassing moment. This moment is something that often pops into my head from time to time. The whole incident makes me feel some sort of way, embarrassed, violated, sad, angry… Story time: I met B when I was in the 8th… Continue reading Most embarrassing moment