Jay Shifman, a stigma-destroying speaker, podcaster, and a believer in honesty, tells us his story of dealing with a mental health misdiagnosis and substance misuse. Jay launched the Choose Your Struggle podcast, the show brings into light multiple vulnerable stories about dealing with substance misuse, mental health, and recovery, as well as expert education on those topics.
Highlights of the show include:
- How a mental health misdiagnosis can affect a person
- How substance misuse affects mental and physical health
- How to make a difference in your life after being in your lowest point
- How therapists diagnose
- Receiving a second opinion