Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Don’t Be Afraid to Check Yourself Into a Mental Hospital

It’s a sign of incredible strength

Photo by Anthony Tran on Unsplash

Nearly three years ago — December 26th to be exact — was the day I decided I couldn’t do it alone anymore. My mental health had taken a nosedive, and I needed outside help.

So in the middle of the night, I drove 45 minutes to the mental hospital, walked in, and said, “Hi, I need to be…

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Ry

Ry

I like talking about life, personal finance, and mental health.