There is a lot of research into the theory that elements, events and situations of a child’s life can influence the development of mental illnesses later in life. As a young adult and only had one childhood, I didn’t know if my upbringing was okay or not at all.
I decided to write the My Mental Illnesses & My Younger Self series as a method for myself to delve into the exact factors why I am the way I am now. Each week I wrote about different aspects and elements that all together could ignite the development of anxiety and depression.
Check out the posts below!