Personal Stories

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Posted on: 25th November 2015 by: Archie Roach

Time to tell the truth. I have suffered from OCD. It began when I was young, I couldn't even sleep when I had anxiety, I used to obsess and worry about the possibility of a burglary, I couldn't even sleep. But then I went to the United States, this is when my OCD really began. I obsessed... Read more

Posted on: 7th November 2015 by: beartron18

As far back as I can remember I have been a pretty normal kid. I never acted up, never broke the rules, and on top of everything; I was extremely (still am) compassionate and empathetic towards everyone. Still to this day I am very emotional and sensitive, but tend to see the good side in... Read more

Posted on: 4th November 2015 by: Olivia

I think sometimes while we try and get through everyday life we forget just how many illnesses and pressures we have to cope with. Allot of us with one mental illness normally suffer with one or more others.

I personally initially was diagnosed with depression, then anxiety, PTSD,... Read more

Posted on: 6th October 2015 by: StrengthAndLife

Greetings of Peace to all.

I have been experiencing the symptoms of OCD for about 3 years now. It is not HALF as bad as that first year, but I am in a deep healing and recovery phase. I pray that these words I am typing will provide relief in knowing that you are not fighting this... Read more

Posted on: 1st September 2015 by: J. Traeger Julian

                     Life Along the Path of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

                                                  By J. Traeger Julian

     I can vaguely remember a time when “it” wasn’t there.  The “it”, which for twenty-two years, I didn’t know actually had a name... Read more

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