I walked away feeling like I had to carry this burden alone.
8 Things Transgender People Do Not Owe You
It gets tiresome to have to explain our lives and trauma repeatedly just so cisgender people can 'get an education.'
7 Signs Your Psychiatrist Is a Keeper
“You defer to me a lot,” he pointed out, laughing. “You’re allowed to have an opinion.”
Am I ‘Traumatized Enough’ For a Complex PTSD Diagnosis?
If trauma is affecting your mental health, you deserve compassion, care, and support. Full stop.
5 Reasons Why We Need to Stop Saying That ‘Women Are Half the World’s Population’
There are better ways for women to advocate for their rights – ways that do not further oppress people outside of the gender binary.
Your Bias Against People With Borderline is Still Ableist
So long as we keep treating borderline as synonymous with abuse, we take a very painful and difficult disorder and deeply stigmatize it.
5 Totally Normal Questions Transgender People May Be Afraid to Ask, Answered
When society tells us that being cis is the only option, it can take years before we feel secure in ourselves as trans.
I’m Not Settling For ‘Good Enough,’ And Your Psychiatrist Shouldn’t Either
Sometimes we forget that there's more to life than just being okay.
As Let’s Queer Things Up! Turns 3, I’ve Got Big, Gay Plans
I'm not a kid anymore. I'm a crazy, queer adult that survived.
5 Ways Your Critiques of Psychiatry Might Be Ableist
If you truly cared about mentally ill people, you'd advocate for any paths in recovery that make life more livable for us.