A Guest Post by Jordan Jones Jordan Jones is a 17-year-old from Mississippi and is a content creator. He focuses on mental health and wants to help others speak up about this much-too-often taboo topic. Jordan cares about people; he wants to help bring value to others. His happiness is helping others.
In 2001, I thought I was handling my recent stress and anxiety well. I was a 6th grade teacher in a low-economic, drug and gang-ridden community. The job equated stress. However, I loved my students, even the ones who challenged me to do so. Over a couple of days that fall, I lost my ability to speak. I… Read More Stress & Anxiety Leave Me Speechless
When Anxiety Becomes Too Much We’ve all heard it or have said it: I’m so stressed/worried/frustrated that I’m pulling my hair out! My son suffers from trichotillomania. What a freakin’ long word. (trik-o-til-o-MAY-nee-uh) For those of you who don’t suffer from this, it is the compulsion to pull your hair out. Oftentimes, it is due to anxiety…and sometimes… Read More It’s Got Me Pulling My Hair Out!