Round and around and around and around we go.
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[text: A diagnosis of a mental illness does not have to be the end of your story.
Photo: Stephen Fry and Carrie Fisher, text: Both successful actors. Both diagnosed with bi-polar disorder.
Photo: Terry Pratchett, text: Had written over 40 books. Kept writing after his diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.
Photo: Abraham Lincoln, text: 16th President of the United States. Ended slavery. Suffered from recurrent depression and suicidal thoughts.
Photo: Florence Nightingale, text: Founder of modern nursing and social reformer. Heard voices, had symptoms consistent with bi-polar disorder, and accomplished most of her great works from her bed.
Photo: Dr. John Nash, text: Won the Nobel Prize for his work in mathematics. Diagnosed with schizophrenia.
Text: Never believe that you are useless. Everyone can find a place in this world.]
Having a mental illness is just one aspect of who you are. It does NOT have to control you or define you. Don’t let it keep you from being the AMAZING person you are.
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