Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

The Shame About Mental Illness and Neuro-diversity.

Why shame makes it harder and how we can address this

Photo by Gage Walker on Unsplash

Nobody escapes being wounded. We are all wounded people, whether spiritually, mentally, emotionally, or physically. The main questions is not ‘how can we hide our wounds’ so we don’t have to feel embarrassed, but how can we put our woundedness in the service of others? When our wounds



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Sylvia Clare MSc. Psychol

Mindfulness teacher, poet, advocate for mental health and compassionate living, author of ‘No Visible Injuries’, ‘Living Well and Loving ADHD’ and many others