A Different Stigma

A few weeks ago, a friend of mine made a comment and it's been on my mind ever since. We were discussing our mental illnesses, and I disclosed my diagnosed depression and anxiety. He replied with "Oh pfft, everyone has depression and anxiety these days", basically writing those off as nothing. This bothered me because the …

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Faith and Mental Illness

The other day, an article came up on social media regarding the views Christians have on mental illnesses. A friend of mine, who is a non-believer, interpreted it as "if you're Christian, you're supposed to rely solely on your faith and the Lord and not seek worldly help". She then asked me what I thought, …

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