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3 Powerful Lessons Having a Mission Companion with Depression Taught Me About God's Love

by Lucy Stevenson | July 20, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Throughout my service as a full-time missionary, I was blessed to serve closely with many people who touche...

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Mental Disabilities at Church: How Ward Members and Parents Can Help

by Kim and Kurt Zalewski | May 4, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One Sunday, when our 14-year-old son, Brian, attempted to sit through sacrament meeting, he lost control an...

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What (and What Not) to Say to Those Struggling with Chronic Illness in the Church

by Audy Leavitt | Makes You Think

I was born with a genetic, chronic pain condition called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. Through the years, I've be...

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Why Hank Smith "Went a Little Crazy on Twitter" with 5 Powerful Posts All Members Need to Read

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Despite many people, including Elder Jeffrey R. Holland ,  BYU quarterback Tanner Mangum ,  Unive...

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4 Tips for Those Who Experience Anxiety in the Temple and at Church

by Madeleine Tolk | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Latter-day Saints are promised blessings such as peace, strength, and increased spirituality when we attend...

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For Those Struggling with Mental Illness: 4 Messages from Church Leaders You Need to Hear

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

One in four people worldwide will be affected by mental illness or neurological disorders at one point in t...

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This Mormon Mother's New Documentary Addresses Frustrations with Finding Mental Health Care in America

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

When Lisa Sabey's daughter wasn't recovering from anorexia nervosa despite therapy sessions and stays at re...

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7 Dangerous Myths We Tell Ourselves About Mental Illness

by Alexander B. Morrison, excerpted from "Valley of Sorrow" | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Mental illness, in its various causes, forms, and manifestations, ranks high on any list of the ailments th...

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Church Video Shares Brutally Honest Story of Postpartum Anxiety, OCD: "What Kind of Mother Has Thoughts Like That?"

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Videos Makes You Think Mormon Life

"It felt like having a baby flipped my world upside down. And that's when the darkness really hit me," Lind...

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Prophets and Apostles Share Their Personal Experience with Mental Illness

by Danielle B. Wagner | Mormon Life

One in five adults in the United States will battle mental illness in a given year, according to the Nation...