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Excoriation Disorder

I have a secret that isn't well hid. I have what is designated in the DSM-5 (the book psych doctors use to identify conditions) as excoriation disorder. It falls under the category of obsessive compulsive disorder (which if you follow this blog, know I...
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I Am A Sponge

I am a sponge. I absorb feelings. When people are really happy I can fly into a hypomanic state. It just feels so good and after feeling so depressed all the time it is a release. It is like the pressure of the world...
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Oh, Therapists

Therapy.

Don't get me wrong, I think therapy is of the utmost importance for us - really for anyone. It is a time and place when and where you can be completely honest. Good for us.

But here's the thing - finding the right therapist. it...
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