Anxiety & Organization

Anxiety & Organization

I talked a little bit inĀ Anxiety Side Effects about the fact that there are pros & cons to having an anxiety disorder. Today I’d like to talk about organization and go a bit more in depth about how I use my anxiety to my advantage when it comes to organization and scheduling in a professional setting.

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After Goodbye

After Goodbye

My apologies for the lack of consistency that may be coming, that has already started to prove difficult with my lack of post Thursday; I just wanted to say that in advance. I know that my blogging community here is very kind and patient, and luckily in our “niche” or mental illness, we all understand that sometimes stuff just comes up that throws us off our tracks. Today for #TalkativeTuesday I wanted to go in depth for someone with C-PTSD, which makes creating attachments difficult, who just had a hard time leaving a job. This feeling is so new for me, so I thought I’d share my experience…

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When “Goodbye” is too hard

When “Goodbye” is too hard

Hello, blogger friends, and welcome to today’s Talkative Tuesday. While all of my blogs are “personal” in terms of my talking about my mental illness struggles, my stories of my past, and all of the things I have been through; today’s post is going to be a different kind of personal. Today I’m going to talk a little about my prior jobs, and why saying goodbye then was easy, and why now it has become so much more.

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How to turn off “Anxiety Brain”

How to turn off “Anxiety Brain”

For years I’ve struggled with what I like to call “anxiety brain.” The part of your brain that goes from 0 to 100 without blinking. The part of your brain that immediately thinks the worst outcome for any situation, no matter how unrealistic that outcome may be. The part that tries to tell you the world is ending any time something seems off. I’ve had anxiety for as long as I can remember, and apparently even before I can remember. Over the last year or two, I’ve really started working hard on turning off “anxiety brain.” Today I’m sharing some of my secrets.

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Misconceptions About Mental Illness

Misconceptions About Mental Illness

Happy Talkative Tuesday, blogisphere friends! In the world of mental health and mental illness there seem to be so many negative stigmas, misconceptions, and sometimes just lack of awareness. It has changed drastically over the years, but there’s still so much more work to go. Today I wanted to discuss a few of the misconceptions.

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