Mental health issues are a big problem in America. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, “Approximately 1 in 5 adults in the U.S.—43.8 million, or 18.5%—experiences mental illness in a given year. “(

My name is Laney, and I am diagnosed with schizophrenia and PTSD. I have dealt with both conditions for a few years. The way I live my life was greatly affected, and I want to help people who also struggle.

This site shows what problems I experienced and how I coped with them.I wanted to recover as quickly as I could but it took time to get to where I am now. The main point of this blog is to get you to understand what mental illness is, and more importantly, how to beat it.