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Life beyond Mental Illness with Lauren Kocher

Life beyond Mental Illness with Lauren Kocher

By Lauren Kocher
Mental illness is more common than you think. 1 in 5 adults experience mental illness. My goal is to not only raise awareness but bring some normalcy. We are not the crazies you see in movies. We are your family, neighbors, teachers, friends. We are every day people.
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Why I suck at friendships
In honor of Mental Health Awareness month, I want to start the month off right with a new episode.  Friendships is something I have always struggled with. Listen to hear how mental illness has affected the way I create meaningful connections.  #mentalhealthawareness
May 01, 2019
Hey, Mom! I'm Bipolar.
 It can be hard to tell family and loved ones about your diagnosis. In this episode, I give some advice on how to tell them. I also give some expectations of your friends and family that your choose to tell.   You can follow me on: Instagram Facebook Blog
February 09, 2019
Episode 2: Finding the balance with Stigma
Stigma affects those in the mental health community more than you are aware. 
January 11, 2019
What I learned from being at a Psych Center?
Recently I admitted myself to a Psychiatric facility. I wanted to share some things I learned while being there.
January 07, 2019