Is the popular social media platform promoting mental health content... or hiding it?
@ShutUpAmanda, who has been creating Twitter mental health hashtags for the past 3 years, started #TheRealityofDepressionIs following the recent suicides and flood of news/posts/tweets on suicide and depression. Amanda has dealt with depression for years and wanted to kick off a conversation! Below, I share ten tweets using the hashtag: https://twitter.com/ShutUpAmanda/status/1006028840437571584 https://twitter.com/CalculatingMind/status/1007803353974431744 https://twitter.com/lizard_lou/status/1006023561717223424 https://twitter.com/afspnational/status/1006152654261837825 [...]
https://twitter.com/chrissyteigen/status/1005113074968289280 https://twitter.com/chrissyteigen/status/1005115927333965825 I recently came across these tweets on postpartum depression by Chrissy Teigen. She spoke out about this before, but recent news on suicidality and depression has brought it back to the spotlight. With this in mind, I decided to make an infographic to address the key points of what PPD actually is... [...]
With World Bipolar Day on March 30th, I decided to reach out on social media with the hashtag #WhatBipolarFeelsLike to see how Bipolar Disorder impacts individuals. I got all types of tweets and messages in response to the hashtag! There were descriptions of mania, of depression, and of the disorder overall. Here are a few [...]
https://twitter.com/CalculatingMind/status/838449470660567040 I drew manic and depressive bipolar symptoms! 🙂