InsideChats’s Educational Talks: Suicide and Self-Harm

“The bravest thing I ever did was continuing my life when I wanted to die.”― Juliette Lewis Trigger warning: Topics discussed are suicide, self-harm, cutting, burning, shame, and negative self-talk among other triggering topics. This educational talk like the title suggests is on suicide and self-harm. We will be going over the warning signs, symptoms, risk… Continue reading InsideChats’s Educational Talks: Suicide and Self-Harm

Suicide and Self-harm

“Other times, I look at my scars and see something else: a girl who was trying to cope with something horrible that she should never have had to live through at all. My scars show pain and suffering, but they also show my will to survive. They're part of my history that'll always be there.”… Continue reading Suicide and Self-harm

Shh, That’s Taboo

It's time we talk about the secrets, the taboo topics, and trauma. Trigger Warning: Abuse, sexual abuse, children, and violence are mentioned and spoken about Mental Illness & Culture If you ask most Caribbean natives about mental health you will hear, "you're mad", "you sick" or "you nuh good in ya head." There's an extreme… Continue reading Shh, That’s Taboo