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13 Real AF Things Carrie Fisher Said About Living With Mental Illness

"You should be proud of being able to say, 'This is what I'm getting through right now.'"

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I hate when people say there mood is so bipolar. You have no idea what you are talking about.  It is a chronic mental illness that is beyond difficult to deal with at times! ~ Bipolar & all mental illnesses are not anyone's fault.  They cannot control it.  You can just live with it as best you can.

I hate when people say there mood is so bipolar. You have no idea what you are talking about. It is a chronic mental illness that is beyond difficult to deal with at times! ~ Bipolar & all mental illnesses are not anyone's fault. They cannot control it. You can just live with it as best you can.

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Quote on mental health: Mental illness is the only disease that can make you deny its own existence. Certainly the idea that the brain can deny its own illness is a frightening thought. -Natasha Tracy. www.HealthyPlace.com

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Good overview/visual of OCD Wow. It's interesting to see this in writing. Almost 20 years of this.
They're Suffering Because We Treat Them Like Modern-Day Lepers. Here's Why We Need To Stop.    Give Them A Voice is an advocacy foundation. www.noworkingtitle.org

They're Suffering Because We Treat Them Like Modern-Day Lepers. Here's Why We Need To Stop.

They're Suffering Because We Treat Them Like Modern-Day Lepers. Here's Why We Need To Stop. Give Them A Voice is an advocacy foundation. www.noworkingtitle.org

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The ignorance is astonishing. Depression is a REAL THING, people. Depressed folks aren't just "sad" or "emo." Just because you can't see a disease doesn't mean it's fake. So before you go spouting off about depressed people just needing "fresh air," maybe you could pick up a goddamn book and educate yourself about depression!

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