Would you like to include your first name? If yes, ____Gregory____.
Would you like to say you are a Clubhouse member? (Circle yes or no) YES NO
If yes, would you like to say how long you have been a member? ___5___ years.
Would you like to include your age? (Circle yes or no) YES NO.
If yes, you are ____26_____ years old.
q. At what age did you first notice symptoms, and how long did it take to receive treatment?
a. 20 years old, I got treatment right away starting with therapy
q. What is some advice you would give to someone newly diagnosed who is starting their recovery journey?
a. Surround yourself around people who are supportive. Support is the first step to recovery.
q. If you have achieved recovery, how long did it take to get there and were there any major barriers? What are some things that have helped you achieve recovery?
a. Mine took 5 years to get there, going to Clubhouse helped a lot and going to the gym did too.
q. Have you encountered questions about mental health while involved with employment, and if so, how did you react?
a. No, I never did.
q. Why is mental health awareness important?
a. It is important because like our body our mind is fragile and needs work to improve. Mental Health is a universal thing and there is nothing wrong with having mental health problems; we’re all human beings.