Today is World Mental Health Day, and fittingly enough, I have a psychiatrist appointment today. But I have nothing but good things to report. For the past four or so years, I’ve been terribly depressed, on top of my OCD and anxiety. Add Borderline Personality Disorder to the mix, and you’ve got yourself a cocktail for fun. Not really. I’m very grateful for my medications. But I am also proud of myself. I am doing everything in my power that I can to get better. Recovery is 100% possible, and you can do it too. That’s not to say I may relapse back into that depression, but for now, I am taking it day by day. I share about my mental illnesses not for pity or for laughs. I share it because if it can help just one person feel like they are not alone, that’s what Positivity in Pain is here for. This year, we’re sharing advice from our members on living with mental illness. Here are their amazing answers below!