Mental Health

I’m Happy with My Autism Diagnosis

My Autism Diagnosis at Age 21 Made Everything Come Together Lyocto Es, writer and contributor for The Mighty, shares his story: I was always told that honesty is important. So I was truthful, always. Well, apparently people don’t appreciate it when you’re honest. When you tell someone who’s being dishonest that they are, they might…

mental illness is not weakness

Mental ILLNESS is NOT Mental WEAKNESS

Consider this. In America: 14 million people die of cancer every year 25 million people have asthma 29.1 million people develop diabetes 53 million people have arthritis 61.5 million have a mental illness So I have to ask, if 61.5 million American’s are struggling with a mental illness, making it more common than diabetes or…