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How to Deal With Chronic Illness and Do Your Job

A crash course in employment with mental illness.

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Having a mental or chronic illness and holding down a job can be a challenge. In addition to managing your illness, you manage the aspects of your job and coworkers. For many, this can be incredibly draining.

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Matthew Maniaci

Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.

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