Top 3 Biggest Myths About Postpartum Depression

Top 3 Biggest Myths About Postpartum Depression

Top 3 Biggest Myths About Postpartum Depression Let’s start with this–postpartum depression is real. If you’ve tried to conceive, undergone fertility treatments, experienced miscarriage, stillbirth or an infant loss, adopted, or successfully completed your...
What Is Spiritual Abuse?

What Is Spiritual Abuse?

What Is Spiritual Abuse?   The unfortunate truth is that most of us are familiar with some sort of abuse. Whether we experienced it ourselves or knew someone who experienced this heartache… we know of it. In preschool we learned not to kick or hit our friends. It...
Navigating A Mormon Faith Crisis

Navigating A Mormon Faith Crisis

Navigating A Mormon Faith Crisis Parting with the church of Latter Day Saints (LDS) can be equal parts transformative and disorienting. How do you find the path forward when you are in the middle of a faith crisis? How can you cope when you leave a culture that...
Surviving Perfectionism: “Baby, I Was Born This Way.”

Surviving Perfectionism: “Baby, I Was Born This Way.”

Perfectionism is a hard burden to bear. It can be both a symptom or attempt to manage depression, anxiety or PTSD. Whether you regularly find yourself desperately sleepless as your mind reels with things you “must” get done… or you simply believe it is the “right” to...
Here Are a Few Of My Favorite Things

Here Are a Few Of My Favorite Things

It’s no secret that 2020 has been a year of changes and challenges. Those of us with depression, anxiety or trauma we still have to manage daily life. Coping with health concerns, political stress and burnout, and major social uprisings… I think we have all needed a...
What you should know about medication Part 2

What you should know about medication Part 2

 Part 2: What You Should Know About Starting Medication. The darkness that comes with a lack of direction is something the worst part of getting help. The not knowing what’s wrong. The not knowing if there is a way out. The not knowing if you are willing to take on...