Your Stories

Your Stories | I’m learning to manage anxiety so it doesn’t manage me

Lauren Daniell from Ordinary Me reached out and is sharing her story about Major Depressive Disorder (MDD), Generalised Anxiety Disorder (GAD) and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). Her story, like many others, is raw. But it is real, honest, brave and inspiring. In May 2017 she was hospitalised and has had spent the last year on a journey […] Read more…

Your Stories | Heather on Depression

Heather is a full-time nurse on a postpartum unit who also works in the Special Care Nursery. She comes into contact with many women who need mental health services. As well as all this, she lives with anxiety and depression. She is on a mission to help others. Heather has a unique perspective having lived […] Read more…

Checking into the Marion Center | What it is like in a mental hospital

Lauren from Mentally Interesting shares her story about being hospitalized with a mental illness and checking into the Marion Center. She has been diagnosed with Generalised Anxiety Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. After the birth of her son, she was diagnosed with Pregnancy-Induced Bipolar Disorder II.  She has been hospitalised multiple […] Read more…

Your Stories – How a Holistic Lifestyle Changed Shaquille’s Anxiety Prognosis

Shaquille from Arian Wanderer joins us to share her story about how she adopted a holistic lifestyle to overcome depression and anxiety. A soulful, inspirational woman who wants to destroy the invisible boundaries that prevent her from living by her own rules. Arian Wanderer was created to provide women with wisdom, empowerment, community, and advice surrounding topics […] Read more…