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mental health in college essay
Hello ! i know it is taboo to write about mental health in college essays, i know not to write a sob story and make them believe that i am a danger to be on campus. Is it okay to write about how my eating disorder shaped me to be who i am today and helped me find what career i'm interested in? I want to explain how i overcame that challenge in a lighthearted yet vulnerable way.2 replies