NHS Stigma / Mental Health - dissociative identity disorder stems from severe and prolonger trauma which begins before age 5. Usually this means child abuse of multiple forms. DID is full of shame from abuse and from stigma. Raise awareness by repinning
"Just because you aren’t making progress as fast as you think you should does not mean you aren’t making progress. Keep going." -- Progress is ambiguous. It's in the repetition of actions that promote progress. Day in and day out move forward one day at a time and before you know it, you're there; Progress. ~Missy
Tot Therapy: Psychiatrists Join Up With Pediatricians
A lot of people think of mental illness as the disheveled homeless man, or the person walking down the street talk to themselves, but it’s not. It’s your friend, it’s your neighbor, it’s the person down the street,” said Dr. Peter Delany, director of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality.