Posts tagged with: Mental Health
In Video Games, Contradictions of Being Autistic with ADHD Make Sense
In this moving feature, Kylie explores a past and how video games helped with ADHD and autism, helping them to escape to a digital comfort.
Collecting Warframes for OCPD
Every day when I’m leaving my home, I set the alarm and press the pad of my thumb into the tiny plastic holes covering its speaker until the pattern will remain on my skin for a minute or more. I pick up my backpack, walk out the door, and lock the deadbolt. I push the […]
Playing with Schizophrenia in Prey
I was diagnosed with schizophrenia when I was 17. It was right around my birthday in January, and I’d just started college the previous fall. I was living on campus because there weren’t any other students my age that had parents willing to let them share an off-campus apartment. My roommate was nice enough, but […]