Archive for psychiatric drug withdrawal

Getting Off Lithium

by Kara Beck Wiesner Starting on Lithium This blog is about my experiences with getting off Lithium. The first 33 years of my life was filled with great loss, trauma, and illness.  I was heavily medicated, somewhere around 45 or more medications, for 20 years of my life for my mental health.  My past diagnoses […]

Read More

Is Moving Around Constantly Similar to Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal?

Moving has been called one of the most stressful experiences. Moving around almost constantly for the past 2 years has been incredibly stressful and is starting to remind me of the process of coming off psych drugs. That sense of constant instability, being much more dependent on others than I would like or than feels […]

Read More