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- 2013 Mental Health Humor Cartoons

The Start of Mental Health Month – and I’m So Depressed!!!



I knew it was going to hit me. I was preparing for it early in April. I could feel it coming on stronger, holding longer, tightening its grip…What am I talking about…DEPRESSION!
You know as a mental health advocate, I wish I could say I am cured, 100% in recession with my bipolar. I have mild symptoms and some more severe. My bipolar cycles typically quarterly. With medications and therapy, I have not had to deal with major bouts of depression or hypomania for quite some time. It’s there, the depression is always present. Many of its byproducts: low self-esteem, self-hate, and loathing remain present constantly. It’s something that I deal with on a day to day, step-by-step, inch by inch, minute by minute (at times) basis.
Usually, I can work around my symptoms and can be quite creative at the same time...sometimes all I want to do is just lay in bed and hide myself away from the world. That’s when I take my little tablet with me…
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* Mental Health Humor

Ambiguous Life Lessons

Natures Ambiguous Life Lesson

Never Let go? Never Give Up? Look Before You Cross? Nature's Ambiguous Life Lessons, it's no wonder why you're confused. Yes, it's a cartoon I drew about Life Lessons!

Please feel free to tweet or post it on your Facebook wall with the hash tag #lifelessons. You can use the links below to share and if you have...
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2012 Mental health Humor Cartoons

Projection Therapy – It Is All Your Fault! 12 12 12

Mental Health Humor Cartoon by Chato Stewart
Peer Dressed like Charlie Brown: My therapist was big on ME reenacting “HIS”childhood counterpart.
Peer looks Like Captain Hook:  Mine too, but you’re Lucky, MY Therapist was fixated on “HIS” peter Pan Fantasy.Caption: The not so rare Projection Therapy
This is a VERY special day. It's not my fault if you don't know what it is and...
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