Looking At My Past …

Looking At My Past, I Found My Future Alex has a powerful story to tell… Alexander Chisholm Guibault has a mission to bring a voice to those who can’t speak for themselves, sharing his story is part of that mission. Unless we truly understand the plight of an orphan child,...

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BASICS Education Class

BASICS Education Class Rock Hill, Fort Mill and Clover Classes forming now for February in Fort Mill, Rock Hill, and Clover. These free education classes fill up fast Email: namiptc.register@gmail.com or call (803) 610-8174 for more information. NAMI Basics is an education program specifically for parents and other family caregivers...

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My Journey Of Self-Medicating Mental Illness

By Nathanial Roeder | Mar. 27, 2019 I was in middle school the first time I drank. I wanted the feeling of being intoxicated. At that young age, I fell in love with alcohol. I got alcohol poisoning my freshman year of high school and wound up in the ER. A tube in...

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Four Lessons From Four Years Of Therapy

By Laurie Katz | Apr. 01, 2019 I’ve now been in therapy for four years. I talk about four years a lot. It’s an important number in my life. After I was raped in 2011, I suffered in silence for just under four years. It happened at college in Chicago by a fellow...

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Mental Illness: A Common Bond

On the first Saturday of every month since April 2016, the basement at Providence United Methodist Church (PUMC) in Charlotte, North Carolina transforms into a drop-in center called Providence Place. If you drop in one of these mornings, you might meet a student who just came from an art class,...

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Depression Doesn’t Need An Explanation

Most people will experience depression, or extreme sadness, at some point in their life. It’s the pain you feel when you lose a loved one. It’s the emptiness that lingers while going through a difficult breakup. It’s the lack of fulfillment during a period of unemployment. Depression is a natural...

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