» Living With A Mental Illness
25/01/20 13:06 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
I feel that my mental illness stems from what I went through as a child growing up & plus mental issues seems to run in my family on my father’s side. I didn’t exactly have the very best childhood & abuse towards me continued on ...

» Dear Depression
25/01/20 10:24 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
No one.  No one completely understands the hold you have on me.  Others who are affected by you share similar feelings, but you are completely unique to each of us.  You are a chemical imbalance in my brain and I daily consume pills to f...

» I suffer from schizophrenia. I am also legally blind. I have retinitis pigmentosa. I was seeing a...
24/01/20 17:36 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
I suffer from schizophrenia. I am also legally blind. I have retinitis pigmentosa. I was seeing a psychiatrist for medicine. However the medicine I was taking did it agree with me. The police were called. They came in the house where my ...

» Seroquel, my weight gainer, my middle of the night raiding the frigerator. Please help. I had...
24/01/20 15:12 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
Seroquel, my weight gainer, my middle of the night raiding the frigerator. Please help. I had gastric bypass 2015, now I am packing on the lbs. again, and will probably have a revision surgery. I cannot continue with Seroquel as a mood s...

» A Lifetime Of Insanity
24/01/20 12:48 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
i have been and am bipolar 1 for over 50 yrs  my life was chaos i was in trouble constantly  i had a nickname ..doug trouble people would see me and say here come`s trouble i have been mentally physically sexually abused and beaten  i’ve...

» Inner Voices
24/01/20 10:25 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
Hi. Our name is Angel/Dante we function as one to keep the system safe, There are over 150 of us.  We were exposed in 1990. Once we came out and we saw the fear we were subjected to we tried to escape. We hid unsuccessfully for 30 years ...

» Yes, Your Trauma Counts. Mine Does Too.
23/01/20 17:36 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
To anyone reading this: whatever it is that you went through, your trauma counts. I believe you. I am sorry. I am hopeful that you will rise from the ashes of your past as I am so desperately trying to. I wondered for so long if my traum...

» Life And The Struggle. ***Trigger Warning***
23/01/20 12:49 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
I have struggled with a mental illness most all my life, as a child of 12 I was admitted for my first time to an inpatient program. I have tried to OD on my mom’s Prozac. At the the time it was more a cry for help than anything. Ever sen...

» Shelters
23/01/20 10:25 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
It is truly heart breaking that even with a registered service dog for mental disabled people you r not allowed your service animal in to the shelter with you on placerville can leading to increased Violence on the street for me let alon...

» The Role of a Lifetime ***Trigger Warning***
23/01/20 08:01 from NAMI - You are Not Alone
By 2011, I had played many roles in life – court reporter, actress, stand-up comedienne and celebrity personal assistant.  But nothing I’d done had prepared me for the full-on psychotic break I had early that summer, that came on with li...

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