My name is Wil Wheaton. I live with chronic Depression, and I am not ashamed. – WIL WHEATON dot NET

I’m about to go speak to NAMI Ohio’s statewide conference, Fulfilling the Promise. These are the remarks I prepared for my speech.

Before I begin, I want to warn you that this talk touches on many triggering subjects, including self-harm and suicide. I also want you to know that I’m speaking from my personal experience, and that if you or someone you know may be living with mental illness, please talk to a licensed and qualified medical professional, because I am not a doctor.

Okay, let’s do this.

Source: My name is Wil Wheaton. I live with chronic Depression, and I am not ashamed. – WIL WHEATON dot NET