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Christine Chong
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Wanna-be food judger. Lover of music. Easily entertained.
Wanna-be food judger. Lover of music. Easily entertained.

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Next step in treatment
Last week I chose to go see a psychologist at school and I was more upfront with her than I've been with probably any other mental health professional I've ever seen (I've seen five). I talked with her for about an hour and she was really great. She's the f...
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So many emotions
Last Tuesday, the country where I was born and am a citizen of elected a new president. Since then, I have been on a rollercoaster of emotions. It is no secret on this site that I battle with depression and if that wasn't bad enough this happened. It is als...
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A must read
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/04/opinion/dalai-lama-behind-our-anxiety-the-fear-of-being-unneeded.html?_r=0 A great article.. I would go even further to say, that as a person who struggles with depression, the need to be needed not being fulfilled, can eve...
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What they don't know
Today I opened up to some friends about how terrible this past week was. What they don't know and what I left out was that I not only feel isolated by my cohort but also by them.
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Strong reminder
Strong reminder from God this morning when I read the verse of the day... "An open rebuke is better than hidden love! Wounds from a sincere friend are better than many kisses from an enemy." Proverbs 27: 5-6. I have to try to convince myself that I probably...
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October is always hard for me
This month is conflicting for me... I love Halloween and autumn, but this is the month where I begin to relive one of the hardest times of my life. I'm reminded that it's awesome that my school starts with mental health as a subject because goodness knows, ...
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First week done!
So my first week of school is done with and I have to say that my stress level is ... still the same but feels different. I know that sounds weird but basically before school started, it felt like this gigantic question mark that loomed over me and threaten...
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Started nursing school!
So I finally have moved on to start my career as a healthcare practitioner. I got into nursing school at Samuel Merritt about 3 miles from where I live (so now I bicycle instead of drive!) and over the next two years (and a few months) I finally get to lear...
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#StarringJohnCho
I had heard recently about this movement and was interested of course because as a Korean-American,  I am of course proud that John Cho is Korean as well. While driving home today, I caught the tail end of an interview that NPR was doing with the man who st...
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No buenos
So I started to watch a new show called My 600 lb life... and it really is not good for me. Because I can't help but to think that's what people think of me. And all I want to do is to stop eating so I lose weight. But I love food too much. But that's what ...
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