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World Mental Health Day Blog Party, October 10, 2013

I blog for World Mental Health DayWelcome to the World Mental Health Day Blog Party for 2013. This is the official blog listing that we’ll be updating with every blogger who blogs for World Mental Health Day.

Remember, if you want to blog for the day and help us increase awareness around mental health issues and treatment, please see the instructions here. (Write us at blogparty at to let us know of your published blog entry!)

Please use hashtag #mhday if you’re going to share anything on social media regarding this event.

Your blog post can be about anything related to mental or emotional health, or its treatment. You can tell your story about how you first learned about your condition, and what kinds of challenges you faced to get treatment for it.

Blogs That Have Contributed to World Mental Health Day, 2013

Most recent entries are listed first. This list will be continuously updated throughout the day on October 10, 2013, so check back often!

Learning to Let Go of Loss
Healthline Contributors
by Pat Katzmann

Old McDonald Had a Nut House
Welcome to the Wheezy Noodle
by The Wheezy Noodle

Mental Illness Awareness Week and World Mental Health Day
Nunc Coepi 
by Ashley

World Mental Health Day
Shake the Dust
by Megan Johnson

Impromptu: My Initial Public Self-Disclosure
Healing Informed Community
by Duncan Bethel

World Mental Health Day
Mrs. Bipolarity
by Laura SQ

World Mental Health Day
The Dream Team Coaches, LLC
by Emily Grossman

The Future Ain’t What It Used To Be
No Family Madder
by Patrick Tracey

World Mental Health Day – Depression and Intuition
Mental Health and Other Musings
by Laurajaneroche

Treatment is Possible
Motherhood Unadorned
by Cristi Comes

Yes You Do Know Someone With Mental Health Issues
Child Abuse Survivor
by Mike McBride

World Mental Health Day: Mental Health and Older Adults
Mental Health Humor
by Chato B. Stewart

The Woman in the Yellow Wallpaper & Me
Considering the lillies… and lessons from the field
by Yvonne Watterson

The Seniors Are Coming: World Mental Health Day 2013
World of Psychology
by John M. Grohol, Psy.D.

OCD: Jamie’s Story
OCD At School
Jamie Fletcher

On Depression: Seven Artists’ and Writers’ Stories
The Open Road Blog
by @openroadmedia

World Mental Health Day: My Experience in Inpatient Facilities/Psychiatric Hospitals
Marci, Mental Health & More
by Marci

World Mental Health Day: Eating Disorders In Older Adults
by Margarita Tartakovsky, MS

World Mental Health Day 2013
Clive’s Blog
by Clive

OCD and Older Adults
by Janet Singer

Hope – Both Scary and Freeing
Back from the Sidelines
by Elizabeth

World Mental Health Day 2013: Making Life Modifications
Your Body, Your Mind
Alicia Sparks

party-balloonsTeen Voices for Good Choices
Teen Talk CNY

Emotion Regulation – World Mental Health Day
The Inner Self
by Phillippa Berry

7 Celebrity Quotes On Getting Older, Wiser, and Better
Celebrity Psychings
by Alicia Sparks

World Mental Health Day: Show Respect For GrandMa & GrandPa!
Partners in Wellness
by Joan Winifred

World Mental Health Day (French version)
by Shepell-fgi

Media, Motherhood and Mental Health: 2013 World Mental Health Day
Birth Touch
by Kathy Morelli

Put Under Scrutiny, Penalized By Stigma: Parents With Mental Illness
by Jenn Crowell

HELP World Mental Health Day: Breaking Your Addiction
World of Psychology
by Kelsey Wee, Malaysia

HELP World Mental Health Day’s Messages & Faces Of Hope

Do You Mind?
Global Health Matters
by Mario Ottiglio

Making music and baking pancakes – invest in the mental health of our elderly!

The Immeasurable Value Of A Good Sense Of Direction
A Canvas of the Minds
by Ruby Tuesday

The Huge Mental Health Advantage of 21st Century Seniors
Single at Heart
by Bella DePaulo, PhD

Five good things a day for World Mental Health Day and beyond..
…fostress writes
by Clare Foster

FUNDAMENTAL HAPPINESS Series 13: World Mental Health Day

Recovery from Schizoaffective Disorder is Possible
Channel N
by Sandra Kiume

Happy World Mental Health Day!
Kids Matter

Mental health and older adults
Philippine Psychometricians Licensure Exam Reviewer

Join Our Conversation on World Mental Health Day, Oct. 10, 2013
The Carter Center’s Mental Health Program

Inside Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw
The Carter Center’s Mental Health Program
by Rick Goldsmith

Infinite Sadness… Or Hope?
by Cate Reddell

What can YOU do on World Mental Health Day 10-10-2013?
by Roos Korste

World Mental Health Day Blog Party, October 10, 2013

John M. Grohol, Psy.D.

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Grohol, J. (2019). World Mental Health Day Blog Party, October 10, 2013. Psych Central. Retrieved on April 25, 2019, from


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