The Magic Of Ignorance

Hopefully you could feel the sarcasm I put into that title. If not, Welcome to Out Of My Mind, a Blog where I literally write my thoughts, and try to make them relevant to mental health! So anyways, you have probably (hopefully not) dealt with a lot of ignorant people in your mental health journey,…

Resistant To Change

I know that I like to tout that ECT treatment cured my depression, and I stand behind that statement. However, as there is truely no cure for depression, I now prefer to say that I’m in remission. Which, if you nitpick, is not the same thing…I know. That’s not really what I want to talk…

Be More Open

Now I know what you’re thinking, “being more open will only get me hurt more”. Sadly, you’re not wrong, the world that we live in today shames people for seeking help when it comes to mental health. I myself, hide behind pseudonyms and profile names. I do this so that I can be open, yet…

You Come First

I already know what you’re thinking. “Even if I wanted to put myself first, my illness(es) won’t let me!” Believe me, I know. I have been in a position, still partially am, where I can’t put my own desires first. Well, I don’t have a job currently, so that means lots of time, but no…