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a writer/blogger who chronicles her experiences with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and other treatments for depression/bipolar disorder in her online journal, Lives with a cat named Simon, named partly after one of her favorite musicians, Mr. Paul Simon. can be caught playing around... Full Bio
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Joining ‘the’ union

photo by Tahni Caldelaria-Holm/Joyeuse Photography

apparently, ‘picking out’ psych meds is like trying out cereal

screen shot 2 screen shot 1 Sometimes while  I watch some mindlessly good television or...

a raw deal: accepting side effects of psych meds

A little while ago when I was making an effort to be less of a hoarder, I came across a piece of paper I hadn’t seen in a long time.  It...

planting the seedling

It’s early afternoon on a Friday, and I’m sitting inside a Starbucks, facing a giant window that allows me to watch all the people coming and...

days of miracle and wonder.

it’s been a while since I’ve been here. It was more of a forced abandonment , really. Perhaps I’ll explain about it sometime later. The main...

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Sep 23 2010 by Jules
I also went to school with depression and anxiety half of the time which was untreated.  It was hard with many ups and downs but I recently graduated with a social work degree. Great article and I wish you the best of luck.

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