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    7 Gifts Depression Has Given Me

      Usually, when we think of depression, we immediately imagine the worse things about having it. The sadness. The guilt. The overwhelming crushing feeling. But there is another side of depression. Depression teaches us about our gifts too.  Following are seven things that I’m grateful to have learned from depression. Support Network First and foremost […] Read more…

    I Have a Secret

    I have a secret that I’ve never admitted to anyone aside from my husband. You really can’t tell anyone about this. I am an appointment canceler. When I have an appointment, I panic about it first thing in the morning. There’s a different reason to get anxious about each appointment. Sometimes its because I haven’t […] Read more…

    Conquer Your Anxiety

    Anxiety is a powerful feeling. It can bring us to our knees at times or trap us in our house. What, Exactly, is Anxiety? According to Mayo Clinic, anxiety is “…a nervous disorder characterized by a state of excessive uneasiness and apprehension, typically with compulsive behavior or panic attacks.” The cause of anxiety isn’t fully […] Read more…

    Needed: New Psychiatrist

    At some point, you will need to find a new psychiatrist. Your doctor may be retiring, moving or leaving your insurance network. So how do you go about finding a new doctor who meets your needs? First, ask your current doctor if they have any recommendations. If they don’t, its time to Google your way […] Read more…

    Ready, Set…Holiday Time

    The Holidays bring warm feelings tinged with a touch of dread. Dread because it’s that time of year again…family time. For many people, seeing family triggers feelings that do not jive with the holiday spirit. Even angry feelings. Even feelings of (*gasp*) dislike. If this sounds familiar, keep reading and I’ll help you enjoy the […] Read more…

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