Delaney Shares Her #iAM1N5 Journey…

Meet Delaney Sprague, a Xavier University student who is sharing her story of living with anxiety, depression and borderline ADHD behaviors. She remembers having anxious feelings since she was a child, especially when it comes to swimming competitively. Her fear of failure in competing began to expand into other aspects of her life. After opening up about her experience, her …

How Do You Charge Your Batteries?

What happens when your phone battery goes in the red and has 19% “life” left? How do you respond when your remote for your TV randomly stops working? What if your presentation clicker stops working when you’re speaking in front of 250 people? Oh, wait, that hasn’t happened to you yet? Just me? Cool, cool, cool.  If you’re like me, …

1N5 Gives Thanks for Thanksgiving

This year for Thanksgiving, 1N5 featured people we are thankful for and those who are thankful for us! This video features ambassadors, educators, board members, community members, students, and many others who are thankful for 1N5 and its mission to stop the stigma and start the conversation. 1N5 would like to thank everyone who participated in this video and everyone …

Carissa Shares Her #iAM1N5 Journey…

Meet Carissa Parker, a senior at the Summit Country Day School who is sharing her journey of living with panic disorder, social anxiety, generalized anxiety disorder, depression, and experiencing self-harm and suicidal thoughts and tendencies. She recalls her panic attacks becoming an almost-daily occurrence in 7th grade, and she says it got to the point it was interfering with her …

@therapywithtoni Takes Over Insta Stories

Happy #freeyourmindfriday! This week, Toni Aswegan, the mental health warrior behind @therapywithtoni, took over our Insta Stories to talk about mental health and therapy. Check out her bio below, and head over to our Insta to see what she had to say! Hi, I’m Toni Aswegan, a licensed mental health counselor and yoga teacher in Seattle, WA. I specialize in …

John Shares His #WarriorWednesday Story

It’s Warrior Wednesday, and John Medl is sharing his story of living with bipolar disorder, anxiety and panic attacks. Check out his story below! I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2006, and I also live with general anxiety and panic attacks. I started writing at an early age. Just very simple poems in grade school. I never knew that …

If You’ve Been Feeling Off Lately, It Is Okay!

Has anyone else been feeling emotionally drained lately and not quite like yourself? I have been feeling like my equilibrium has been off for some time. And it gets really frustrating when I don’t have the same enthusiasm for things I usually love doing, like let’s say my mental health speaking job. But I have to remember that I have …

@danakimberley Takes Over Insta Stories

It’s #freeyourmindfriday, and Dana Mulvaney is taking over our Insta Stories to talk all things mental health! Check out her story below, and be sure to follow along on Insta to hear what she has to say! Hey y’all, I’m Dana Mulvaney. I’m a 4th year at the University of Cincinnati, and I’m studying film and media. In my free …