My latest piece the Higher Living Blog~
Anxiety Depressive Disorder
Jeremy found himself sitting in a cold bleak room in a mental health unit for 14 hours. The room in itself was depressing. There were missing chips of paint on the walls, no baseboards and the only thing in the room being a rusty old stretcher. His stay in the hospital ended up lasting 3 days. “3 of the longest days of my life.” He says.
“I always knew I was different but I really noticed changes by age 28.” Jeremy tells me. It was about three years ago when he first went to the doctor because his boss noticed something wasn’t right with him. Jeremy, a chef by trade, would go from happy and upbeat to severely depressed and withdrawn a couple of days later.
He was prescribed Effexor but finding the right dosage when beginning anti depressants is an adjustment period. He tried different dosages…
View original post 336 more words