Tag: anxiety

Stream Of Consciousness: My Ocean

I arrived to work one morning recently and remained in my car for about 10 minutes. My boss texted me to ask if I was okay. I replied explaining I was fine–just feeling anxious and needed to calm down. I…

Continue Reading Stream Of Consciousness: My Ocean

Obligatory Quarantine Post

Self-Care during Quarantine Like most others in the United States and the world over, the past two months have been quite different for me.  I’m currently an elementary teacher in Northern Virginia.  My last day working in my school was…

Continue Reading Obligatory Quarantine Post

OCD: What is it?

OCD. For people outside of the realm of mental health, I’ll bet ten dollars that the first images to come to their minds are germophobes washing their hands and refusing to touch doorknobs. … How many of you owe me…

Continue Reading OCD: What is it?