suicide and intrusive thoughts
Anxiety, Intrusive thoughts, Mental Health, Panic, Suicide, Trauma

Where Thoughts of Suicide and Intrusive Thoughts Converge

In 2012, I stared at a palmful of pills intent on suicide. Recently, I suffered bouts of disturbing intrusive thoughts. Seeking support saved me.

antianxiety medication
Mental Health, Anxiety, Panic, Suicide

Weaning Off Antianxiety Medication Then Having to Resume Them

Each time I stopped my antianxiety medication, I relapsed. The second time was worse than the first. The third time, I nearly lost my mind, and my life.

Anxiety and Having Intrusive Thoughts of Ending it All
Mental Health, Anxiety, Panic, Suicide

Anxiety and Having Intrusive Thoughts of Ending it All

My anxiety is, thankfully, well managed right now. But six months ago, my anxiety was so bad that I couldn't escape the intrusive thoughts that taunted me to end it all. Continue reading on HealthyPlace.com. Feature image by Yuris Alhumaydy on Unsplash. See more of my posts here.