Stories of Recovery

Stories of Recovery


Val discusses her ADHD and school.


Hannah discusses her struggle with trichotillomania, a hair p

Reversing self-stigma was key to Rick's recovery with depress

Love of art and DBT helped Tara work through her anxiety.

Borderline Personality Disorder

Elizabeth talks about self-harm, dissociative disorder

Elizabeth talks about recovery with borderline personality di

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Debbie discovers her deaf identity and help for mental illnes

Peer specialist adds wisdom to parenting & deaf commmunit

Eating Disorder

Disclosing her eating disorder led to closer ties with family

Eating disorder and addictions overcome through hard work.

Hear Denise's joy in recovery with OCD and Eating Disorder.

Mood Disorders

Sara tells her story of bipolar with the help of her mother,

Sidetracked by bipolar mania discovers recovery.

Rosa drops out of school as others miss her illness.


Ali and Alec learned how to minimize OCD's impact.

Scrupulosity, a form of OCD, overcame Rachel after a traumati

Supporting OCD recovery and speaking out to end stigma.

Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder

Michael talks about mental illness.

Mackenzie shares her story of recovery from schizoaffective d

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Substance Use Disorders

Courtney describes trauma and addiction and life in recovery.

Grief led to depression and addiction - self-acceptance and c

Sarah discusses her recovery from addiction and peer support.

Talking without Labels

Understanding dissonance between his mind and the outside wor

Discover strengths in recovery- illness doesn't define you.


Simone recalls her struggles in school.

Journey of trauma & depression recovery from youth to now

Meggie shares her path of recovery from early trauma.


Hannah discusses her struggle with trichotillomania, a hair p

Youth and Parent Perspective

Claire shares how she found relief from depression.

Jetavious finds path of recovery with depression.

Ali and Alec learned how to minimize OCD's impact.