How to Help a Friend Who Is Struggling With Mental Illness

Alexandria Brown
3 min readApr 9, 2019
Photo by Marc-Olivier Jodoin on Unsplash

It’s pain. You feel it in your heart, looking at your loved one who’s struggling. You want to do anything to help them. You want to tell them how wonderful they are. You want to explain how much love you have for them. You’re not sure they’d hear it right now though.

Actually, you’re definitely sure they won’t.

Alexandria Brown

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