Recovery Stories 2017-02-06T18:13:36+00:00

Recovery Stories

Cassidy’s Recovery from Addiction and Dual Diagnosis

November 27th, 2018|0 Comments

As a young girl my parents always encouraged me to be involved in the community. They wanted me to play sports, participate in after school clubs, and interact with other children. I had trouble finding [...]

Through the Fire and Into the Light

November 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

My whole life I was told to sit pretty and keep my mouth shut… little girls were meant to be seen not heard.  I was pretty good at my job of doing this and was [...]

Susanne – My journey with mental illness in a nutshell

February 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Times and dates are approximate. Just so you know, it's extremely rare for me to talk about my mental illness with people. Only a few good friends know, literally.  Even though they know, it's not [...]

Living with Bipolar Disorder – Tara’s Story

January 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Struggling with mental illnesses is never easy. However, we don't need easy we just need possible - and recovery IS possible. Sometimes you may feel like giving up, but just remember you're never alone. This [...]

Start with your smile

November 7th, 2016|0 Comments

My name is Kelly Wong, I am 26 and currently living in Toronto, Ontario. For the past few years, I have been battling with depression. Until the recent year, I am on the path of [...]

Sophie’s Story

July 4th, 2016|0 Comments

“From birth, you could tell there was something different about me. I would always cry and never sleep as a baby. As the years went by, things just got harder and more complicated. Doctors refused [...]