Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

5 Ways You Can Help the Partner of Someone Struggling with Mental Illness

Their struggle affects their partner too.

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For the second time in six months, my sweet wife was admitted into a behavioral center to help her control her suicidal thoughts. My heart aches for her. I know she’s safe there, but I can’t help but lie there at night — her side of the bed empty — pondering, worrying…

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We don't talk enough about mental health.

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Mike Curtis

Mike Curtis

Senior UX Designer @Indeed / I help people get jobs / Top writer on Medium / Helping you design the UX of you / 20+ years in design, marketing, & sales.

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