I hate the way my brain responds to everyday situations, especially disappointment. From a letter that my therapist wrote to me when I was maybe 8 or 9 years old, my brain doesn’t handle disappointment well. To paraphrase her words, my brain’s lack of ability to handle disappointments was what made my life such a […]Read more "Disappointment=Curl up in bed and Cry"
Let me acknowledge right off the bat with this post that I don’t know how much I’m going to ramble. I’m just feeling a ton of overwhelming emotions tonight. I did a good amount of Christmas shopping today, and for the most part I handled my emotions well. On the outside. Christmas shopping in particular […]Read more "Montana, Dad, Christmas"
The holiday season is painful enough on my already taxed mind that the desire to have a seizure caused in my brain jumps drastically. I’m referring to ECT, or electroconvulsive “shock” therapy which can help with severe depression, especially when other treatments have not been effective. around the holiday season, starting in mid October, my […]Read more "Holidays/ECT"