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The Stigma Strikes Back: How the Stigma facing depression made my struggle worse

The Stigma Strikes Back: How the Stigma facing depression made my struggle worse

When I decided to man up and go to battle with my depression demons, I didn’t think the real demons would be the ones outside my head. With mental health firmly in the zeitgeist, I assumed everybody would support my struggles with relative open arms. That’s exactly what happened the…

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Why Wonder? My Quest to Understand Depression Continues

Over a year ago I finally decided to step out of the depression closet, inspired in large part by the suicide of Robin Williams and other celebrities like him. In that blog, I made a pact with myself to better understand my particular case, before my…

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