Working Thru PTSD and Being Emotionally Unavailable

Sometimes things happen that will forever change a person’s life. Forever change who that person is. Some things have forever changed me, and even though I pretend to be strong, these things have weakened me in many ways. Just when I started working through the PTSD, something else came along and set me right back. … Continue reading Working Thru PTSD and Being Emotionally Unavailable

Summer reading list all about Dysfunction

I've been considerably busy lately, but I've managed to do a lot of reading. The field of psychology has always intrigued me, so I enjoy reading stories and memoirs about other people's mental illnesses and family dysfunction.  I started reading a series by author Ellen Hopkins. Written in poetic style, but still read like any other … Continue reading Summer reading list all about Dysfunction

Learning When a Friend is Bipolar – Dealing With Mental Illness

Dealing with someone who has a mental illness is a challenging experience. Throughout my life I have come across several people with various mental illnesses. My first experience with this was when I was a child. I didn’t understand it at the time, but I knew that my aunt’s behavior was irrational. She was later … Continue reading Learning When a Friend is Bipolar – Dealing With Mental Illness