Mental Health

Highly Functional and Mentally Ill: What You Don’t Understand

Highly functional in the realm of mental illness is typically described as someone who has many symptoms of a mental illness or is diagnosed with a mental illness but continues to work and live life in a somewhat "functional" way. When I met my therapist, she described some of the patients that she typically works… Continue reading Highly Functional and Mentally Ill: What You Don’t Understand

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“Put It In God’s Hands” Commentary From Working With The Black Community in Mental Health

"Don’t talk about it, pray about it." "You’re gonna pay to talk to somebody? Talk to me for free." "Put it in God's hands." "They don’t need to know all your business, you trying to open a case?!" These are some common responses I’ve heard in my field of mental health with minorities,  specifically within… Continue reading “Put It In God’s Hands” Commentary From Working With The Black Community in Mental Health

Dating/Sex · Mental Health

Better Sex This Year: Six Sex Tips and How Behavior In The Bedroom Can Crossover

AWW. Also, stay tuned for a blog about "Why You Should Try Interracial Dating This Year" Sex is a touchy topic for a lot of people. For me, when a partner wants to talk about our sex, it can feel like I am being criticized for not pleasing him in the way that he wants… Continue reading Better Sex This Year: Six Sex Tips and How Behavior In The Bedroom Can Crossover