A personal story from New Years Eve 2002 told by a “man in a wheelchair”
A study from Victoria University invites siblings of people diagnosed with mental health issues to participate in research, to find out more about the impact of family stigma.
An introduction post from one of our members of the My Disability Matters Community.
Bipolar one disorder is a brain chemistry disorder. Yes, it is all in my head, quite literally. Get the chemistry right and voila! I’m back!
I would welcome anyone looking for a safe place to express yourself and learn and live in your own skin with friends also searching for a friendly place to be themselves – embrace your disability and check out My Disability Matters Club – rekindle your inner spirit!
A story from the Baby Boomer generation – of family, their struggles and quest for happiness.
Leah Serdoner shares her struggle with us, growing up with a disability, in the absence of any family support.
Life takes an unexpected turn for Marit Egseth as she finds love and happiness in Gambia, Africa.
It can be isolating to have a disability. I’ve seen this both in myself and in others. Having an invisible disability can create a barrier where no one knows what you’re going through. How do you decide when to share what that aspect of your life is like?