#notmymentalillness

Among the things I wish I’d thought of is this campaign. The Belle Jar started the hashtag #notmymentalillness and it’s encouraging those of us with neurodiversities to tweet about not being defined by our mental illness. Get on it!

The Belle Jar

I started this hashtag on twitter for people to talk about all the ways in which they are so much more than just their mental illness. Watching the responses pour in has been amazing and heartbreaking and I just have so much love for everyone brave enough to tweet about such a stigmatized issue.

Here are a few of my faves:

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