Don’t Drink the Whole Bottle – Michael E’s Story

Drugs make a person very selfish. A former addict friend of mine has described addiction as driving your car through a garden filled with beautiful flowers. All you see is the beauty in front of you; you think it’s great and you have a good time. Meanwhile, everyone around you is watching you ruin things … More Don’t Drink the Whole Bottle – Michael E’s Story

Dreams Beyond the Outback – Sarah R’s Story

I have always found something rather beautiful in words. The way they capture a person’s imagination or express the way we feel; the way they can impact another person’s life, and create changes never thought possible. Words changed my life, and I wouldn’t be where I am today without them.  My name is Sara Ridley … More Dreams Beyond the Outback – Sarah R’s Story

Burnout – The Hidden Enemy – Kamin T’s Story

My story starts in 2010, I was highly successful in my career. I started in the Information Technology (IT) Industry in 1997 in a large corporate. I had high career aspirations for myself and spent many hours learning new product offerings and technologies or skills to support my career shifts. Every two years or so … More Burnout – The Hidden Enemy – Kamin T’s Story

An Ongoing Battle with OCD – Brittany P’s Story

I was fourteen-years-old was when I first realized that my brain didn’t work like everyone else’s.  My first moment of realization occurred when I woke up one night convinced that I was dying. It wasn’t long until I was waking up every night worried that I was dying. One night I would think I had … More An Ongoing Battle with OCD – Brittany P’s Story

Risen from Under the Knife to a National Scribe – Ronnie E’s Story

Growing up as a child, I was always encouraged to live my life without letting the past define me, a past that quite literally shook my very existence to its core. It is a common dream for parents to see their child grow up healthy and succeed in whatever they choose to do in life. … More Risen from Under the Knife to a National Scribe – Ronnie E’s Story

How I Went From Being A Teen Parent With Depression To Finding My Purpose And Running My Own Business – Aurora A’s Story

It wasn’t an easy time for me in my late teens. I lost my father to a tragic accident and then drifted away from my friends. I tried to talk to them about my experience but they just didn’t understand my grief. Or so it seemed to me. I fell into an unhealthy relationship with … More How I Went From Being A Teen Parent With Depression To Finding My Purpose And Running My Own Business – Aurora A’s Story

If You Struggle With An Eating Disorder, Here’s An Important Message For You -Amy P’s Story

Four years ago, December 25th 2012, I had my bathroom epiphany. I looked up at myself in the mirror after Christmas Dinner with bloodshot eyes, welling up with tears, and whispered to my reflection something like: “Amy, what are you doing to yourself? You will never ever be happy if you keep feeling this way … More If You Struggle With An Eating Disorder, Here’s An Important Message For You -Amy P’s Story