Mental Health

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Chances are you’ve been on your own rollercoaster ride with mental health recently. The Doe is here for you. 

How I’ve Learned to Cope With Toilet Anxiety

milla Content Creator Socialist Millennial
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Final Results

Each month, we donate to charities of your choosing. This month our charities support Mental Health.
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
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National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network
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The Loveland Foundation
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The National Health Care for the Homeless Council
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I’m a Hypochondriac Living Through a Global Pandemic

TulipInACup Content Writer Socialist Millennial

I Became Addicted to Chatting With Strangers Online

Butterfly Designer Progressive Millennial

The Pressure of Black Excellence Was Bad for My Mental Health

The Very Tired Girl Writer Undisclosed Millennial

Addiction Made Me a Sacred Monster

Gardenia Boredom Artist Anarchist Millennial

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COVID-19 Forced Us Into Therapy and Healed My Relationship With My Mother

Oatmilk88 Writer Socialist Millennial

My Year Addicted to Zoloft: A State of SSRI-Induced Mania

Cat 1000 Dog Walker Socialist Millennial

The Rocky Road to Forgiving My Parents

The Witch Journalist Progressive Millennial

My Mental Health Struggles Made Me Feel Like A Bad Muslim

Bookworm Writer Progressive Millennial

I Have Agoraphobia—and You Might Too

NoStasis Writer Anarchist Millennial

How Tripping on Acid Helped Me Embrace My Femininity

Trippy Tee Student Progressive Millennial

My Xanax Prescription Put Me Into a Spiral of Addiction

Delia Bathwater Writer Anarchist Gen X

I Improved My Mental Health With Self-Care and Love

Sparkles Writer Conservative Millennial

Dropping Out of High School Saved My Life

Dropout Comedian, Writer, Sex Worker Progressive Millennial

In a Challenging Year, I’m Learning How to Put the Bottle Down

Mage Stand-Up Comic Undisclosed Millennial

My Bipolar Disorder Pushed Me Into Drugs and Prostitution

Hey Bin Writer Progressive Millennial

What I Learned From My Father's Undiagnosed Mental Illness

Artemis Information Professional Moderate Millennial

I'm Bipolar: Addiction Has Been One of My Toughest Challenges

Lucia T Sex Worker Socialist Millennial

I Was Wrongfully and Involuntarily Committed to a Psychiatric Hospital

St. George Journalist Conservative Millennial

My Mother Is a Hoarder: What It's Like Growing Up in a Mess

Bella N/A Nihilist Millennial

Cancer Didn’t Kill My Mother; Depression Did

Madonna Actor, Writer Undisclosed Millennial

I Lost My Dad to COVID-19: Rewriting the Stages of Grief

Helen of Troy Editor, Writer Libertarian Millennial

I Had a Nervous Breakdown After Being Black-Pilled

Elle Gray Student Moderate Millennial

Antidepressants Didn’t Work for Me but Ketamine Does

Bella N/A Nihilist Millennial

Hiding in Plain Sight: The Stigma of Nurses With Mental Illness

Nurse Activist Healthcare Socialist Millennial

I Couldn’t Afford Therapy, So I Started Messaging Celebrities

Lola Pennywig Educator Undisclosed Millennial

I Was a Heroin Junkie: Inside the Opioid Crisis

Doctor Chungo Audiovisual Technician Progressive Millennial

Five Years of Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church: 50 Years a Victim

Lupton Writer Progressive Baby Boomer

Finding My Sanity Through the Mist: A Zen Koan

Woman Living with Bipolar Writer Progressive Millennial

I Left My Cushy Corporate Gig to Become a Stand-Up Comedian

Richard Murphy Comedian Progressive Millennial

Life After Liver Transplant Surgery and the Great Unknown

Campo Assistant Professor Progressive Gen X

I Ignore Racism Today; You Should Too

Betty X Student Progressive Millennial

When My Father Died, I Turned to YouTube for Online Grief Support

Kid A Copywriter Progressive Millennial

I Regret Having a Baby I Never Wanted

KEVIN S Journalist Progressive Millennial

The Irrationality of Alcoholics Anonymous: Get Rid of God

Lupton Writer Progressive Baby Boomer

When My Parents Died, I Turned to Drugs and Alcohol

TootsieLilac Behavior Technician Conservative Millennial

Mental Health Struggles as a Muslim: Bipolar in Indonesia

Yonarizal Hervan Writer Undisclosed Millennial

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