Tag Archives: writing

Writing PTSD

Easily one of the disorders used the most in writing–writers are mean–there is a lot to consider when giving your character PTSD. Let’s discuss what’s done right and what is often missed. For a great story demonstrating PTSD, check out Benjamin Bass’ “Alone in the Light” : https://www.amazon.com/Alone-Light-Benjamin-W-Bass/dp/1733278605/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1590190861&sr=8-1 Follow me on Social Media: Twitter: https://twitter.com/CatherineBowse2… Read More »

February 22,2020 #VLOG #PTSD

Hi, thanks for watching my video blog. As always my videos are unscripted basically near daily journal entries about my day. I’ve been professionally diagnosed with #PTSD, #Agoraphobia , #PanicDisorder #Anxiety and #Insomnia. These are raw videos so I’ll be tongue tied, not always make sense, ramble and rant but ultimately the goal is to… Read More »

February 21, 2020 #Vlog #Ptsd

Hi, thanks for watching my video blog. As always my videos are unscripted basically near daily journal entries about my day. I’ve been professionally diagnosed with #PTSD, #Agoraphobia , #PanicDisorder #Anxiety and #Insomnia. These are raw videos so I’ll be tongue tied, not always make sense, ramble and rant but ultimately the goal is to… Read More »

February 20, 2020 #vlog #ptsd

Hi, thanks for watching my video blog. As always my videos are unscripted basically near daily journal entries about my day. I’ve been professionally diagnosed with #PTSD, #Agoraphobia , #PanicDisorder #Anxiety and #Insomnia. These are raw videos so I’ll be tongue tied, not always make sense, ramble and rant but ultimately the goal is to… Read More »

January 24, 2020 VLOG #PTSD

Hi, thanks for watching my video blog. As always my videos are unscripted basically near daily journal entries about my day. I’ve been professionally diagnosed with #PTSD, #Agoraphobia , #PanicDisorder #Anxiety and #Insomnia. These are raw videos so I’ll be tongue tied, not always make sense, ramble and rant but ultimately the goal is to… Read More »

Music helps me process & creatively express. Writing, painting, mental health.

My name is Xanthe Wyse & I have been making videos mainly about mental health and my creative process. I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder (type 1), post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), social anxiety disorder. I have been writing a semi-autobiographical novel called Pet Purpose for a long time now (years). The story is finally… Read More »

Winter's Robin Channel Trailer | Walking the Creative Path to Recovery

My mission is to use this channel to reach out to anybody feeling isolated because of mental health challenges, and to help them feel more supported and less alone by documenting my mental health recovery journey through exploring my creativity. ► Subscribe to Winter’s Robin to start walking the creative pathway to recovery by exploring… Read More »

Rainbow connections in my creative process. Art, writing with bipolar, PTSD.

My name is Xanthe Wyse and my pages on Facebook are Bipolar Courage and Soar Purpose. I have been diagnosed with bipolar 1 disorder and PTSD. I am currently experiencing a ‘mixed’ episode but I am using it to process and also to continue with my creative processes. I see links and connections in literally… Read More »

Music, writing, painting to process trauma. Bipolar, PTSD.

I have bipolar 1 disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder (my presentation involves mostly shutting down intense emotions which all erupt out when I’m manic). I listen to music that fits my mood, themes, memories. If I feel emotional in some way, I will listen to the song on repeat while I do something to express… Read More »

Trauma processing – processing tragedy and grief

TW: tragic death of a child I have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. In between therapy sessions, I do a lot of trauma processing on my own. I also did a lot before I finally was able to see a trauma psychologist. I am having difficulty speaking in this video because… Read More »

Emotional release with orgasm, art, writing. Trauma and bipolar.

I recorded some short videos about an uncomfortable topic for me – sexuality. I have bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder. The PTSD is mainly from sexual trauma (sexual abuse as a child and rape as an adult) and I have mainly the shut-down presentation. So the trauma stayed locked inside and never was expressed… Read More »