Diary of a Recovering Overachiever

The Five Stages of Academic Burnout Deena Rey Cameron The holidays are coming up! Though typically a cause for celebration, this phrase may inspire dread for college students. As a student myself, I completely empathize. Nothing’s worse than hearing relatives fantasize about Thanksgiving dinner and Christmas gifts when your holiday season has consisted of all-nightersContinue reading “Diary of a Recovering Overachiever”

“Depression, you don’t control me anymore!”

Finding the purpose in your Pain My mother always told me growing up, “if you’ve never learned, then you’ve never lived”. She always recounted her life’s journey by sharing a lot of her painful stories. Reflecting on these moments now as an adult, I now appreciate the lesson she always tried to deliver that “thereContinue reading ““Depression, you don’t control me anymore!””

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