I Am Controlled By My Mental Illness

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 20 People

    Puppet Master

    I am a puppet on strings to my mental illnesses. I used to believe in the myth of mental illness, until I realized they have brain scans and such to prove brain abnormalites. Mental illness runs in my family and unfortunatley I got that gene. I have Bipolar 1, social phobia, and...
    Metanoia Metanoia
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Dec 20, 2009

    Used To Be...

    I struggled for a long time with my mental illness. But for once in my life it seems like it isn't controlling me. I added this experience to my list when I was still really sick. I couldn't go places or do things without having to check my MH status and see if it were possible...
    chairmanmeow chairmanmeow
    22-25, F
    Dec 19, 2009
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