Right now, I’m obsessed with the ice-skating anime Yuri on Ice! I love many aspects of it, from the realistic ice-skating routines, the beautiful animation, the music, and the burgeoning love between the two male leads. The greatest part I enjoy is the exploration of the mental health and psyche into the main protagonist, Yuuri Katsuki.… Read More Yuri On Ice!
I love shows where the titular character is an anti-heroine. She’s emotionally fucked up, does questionable things, and is unlikable. I admit there are times where I pause my streaming service or look away because the protagonist does something so cringe-worthy that I feel their pain and humiliation, but its appreciated because they’re human. Three… Read More Anti-Heroine-The Flawed Girls
Five Things I wished I knew in college when dealing with anxiety. … Read More 5 Things I Wished I Knew When Dealing with Anxiety in College
Suicide is not about being weak.… Read More Bollywood Suicide
The conclusion to my Medi-CAL debacle. Like it ever ends. … Read More The Conclusion
My lack of access to medication story. It sucks. … Read More Lack of Access
St. Dymphna, the patron saint of mental illness and mental health occupations. … Read More St. Dymphna
These are my wellness practices for dealing with anxiety and other uncomfortable emotions. … Read More Wellness Practices
In the United States, there is a huge narrative that mental illness and mass shooting go hand in hand. While it may be a factor for someone to go into a mass shooting, I don’t think it’s the main reason. Jonathan Metzl, a Professor of Sociology and Psychiatry at Vanderbilt University, points to studies in… Read More Is Mental Illness the Cause of Gun Violence?
Target has this sweater with words written OCD, which stands for Obsessive Christmas Disorder. I don’t know how to respond to it. At first I’m like why are you making fun of a serious mental illness, and the other part of me is like, this is petty to complain about. Does Obsessive Compulsive Disorder have… Read More Obsessive Christmas Disorder: Bad or Not?