Articles tagged: anxiety
How I navigate achievement anxiety, and how you can too
Affixing our worth to achievement is no way to live—our love for ourselves shouldn’t be conditional on societal views of what makes us valuable.
How I came to identify as disabled after a decade with mental illness
This process of self-shaming and hiding ate at me—until I began to identify as disabled.
Carrying On: Navigating the Maze of Georgetown’s Mental Healthcare System
I don’t know how to describe what depression and anxiety feel like. Comedian Sarah Silverman once described it as, “I’m desperately homesick, but I’m home.” Star Trek actor Wil Wheaton... Read more
Taking Control by Opening Up
When I was a kid, I used to rewatch Monsters, Inc. all the time, enough that I wore out the family VHS tape. Do you remember that scene when one... Read more