episode 6

Shame, Suicide, & Redemption

hosted by Laura Fleetwood
There can be a lot of shame in the struggles that we face, and that shame can prevent us from seeking help.
– Laura Fleetwood

Overview

In the season one finale of "TUL Reflections", host Laura Fleetwood shares insights and audio clips from episode 7 of "That Upcycled Life." Laura discusses the mental health issues disclosed by TUL Founder Christine Chappell, which led to her reluctant hospitalization and ultimate diagnosis of Bipolar Disorder II.

She also talks about her personal experience with crippling anxiety, the shame Christians feel when battling mental health problems, the help that lies in Christian community, and the eternal hope of God's faithfulness and care in our suffering.