Posts tagged Mental Disorder
Here’s How I Explained My Generalized Anxiety Disorder to My Latino Family

I knew it wasn’t up to me to decondition my family of their century’s worth of preconceived notions about mental illness. Yet I realized, by being honest with them about what I was going through and getting treated for it, it was exactly what I was doing.

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It's Okay to Be Human

I guess you’ve wondered where I’ve been…on a search to find a love within. Besides that being the opening line of one of my favorite songs, that’s where I’ve been. May being Mental Health Awareness Month, has been all about that – practicing awareness of my mental state and figuring out what has been making me feel like it’s…slipping.

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