Emily W. Locke is an undergraduate student, writer, blogger, mental health advocate, and a future author. She has personal experience with eating disorders, generalized anxiety disorder, and major depressive disorder. She has learned that living with mental illnesses is a journey full of challenges that requires an immense amount of strength and resilience. Through her experiences, she developed a passion for writing about mental illnesses to raise awareness, decrease stigma, and to both help and inspire others.
She has written several guest blogger articles for the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA). Her writing has also been featured on Women You Should Know’s website and she was part of a Major Depressive Disorder awareness collaboration with Healthline. She is currently writing her debut book which is a combination of memoir and self-help, and it will be published by Eliezer Tristan Publishing. As her book progresses and gets closer to publishing, she will provide updates and more information.
If you would like to read more about my personal experiences with mental illnesses please view this blog post – Who Am I?