Apple’s Story: Coping with the Emotional Challenges of Motherhood

“For a while, I was just like a gas-less boat in the middle of the sea, floating freely in no specific direction. I was hit hard by the waves left and right, one after another, and I was emotionally and mentally done.” What is the essence of being a woman? An 18-year-old replied, “To beContinue reading “Apple’s Story: Coping with the Emotional Challenges of Motherhood”

Bettina’s Story: Overcoming Depression, Anxiety, and Trauma

“I was alive and breathing, but I was a shell. I woke up just to go to classes, keep up appearances in church, and that was it. No joy, no purpose, no passion, no zest for the life God gave me.” Depression is a common mental health condition that is medically defined as “a constantContinue reading “Bettina’s Story: Overcoming Depression, Anxiety, and Trauma”