It all began when I was about 12 years old. I was then a chubby girl. Eating habits at home were not good; we simply ate what we felt like. I remember that vegetables were never served and fruit was scarce; all we had was potatoes, meats, battered and fried food, pizzas, sandwiches, cold meats, fast food, ice-cream…
Posts of the ActivaMent’s Blog.
Hello, my name is Francesc and I write the following text to try to convey how the positive dynamics in the recovery, especially the illustration and the graphic arts.
Sometimes I would like to be psychologically dead, in the sense of not realizing anything… To have no idea of who I am, why I am here, to be completely out of reality, not to be aware of this damn world in which I feel forced to live.
I have been a member of ActivaMent for some time, and even though I love writing, especially for adults, I still have not done a Blog. I guess I never found the time.
The proportion of people who suffer now or in future a mental disorder reaches 25% of the population, according to World Health Organization. Necessarily, among so many people, a wide variety of circumstances can be found.
I am 28 years old and I am a Catalan and Spanish teacher, although now I am unemployed. I have been diagnosed with endogenous depression since I was 18 years old
I’m reading in La Vanguardia, in the salmon leaves, the personal problems – drugs, delinquency, diseases … – of actors and actresses of Hollywood who, despite these, have triumphed in their careers. There are those who live or have lived with a mental illness.
We, the people with mental disorders, are tired that every time a person acts in a violent or irrational way it is attributed to a mental illness.
Working long hours depresses, according to a study published last year in the journal ‘PLoS ONE’. It was already known that working a lot produces psychological and sleep disorders, as well as loss of cognitive functions and anxiety, but to these things must also add to the depression.
My mother’s memory is going away. And if he is told, he gets angry. He is many years old, but he thinks his mind is as fresh as when he was twenty.