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Lauren Dicair

Lauren Dicair is currently working on her first book, a full-length memoir titled Capricorn Rising, which details her story of growing up in a junkie subculture in the wealthy suburbs of Philadelphia and subsequent experiences with mental illness. Lauren wears many professional hats including Clinical Social Worker, Sexologist, Astrologer, and Uber driver. She currently resides in Hatfield, Pennsylvania with her fiancé, Jon, and their son, a cat named Burroughs.

Getting Help With Medication And Therapy

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Editor’s note from Glenn Holsten:

A few months ago, Lauren Dicair submitted an essay about her life to OC87 Recovery Diaries. I was stunned by her story — it contained tremendously sad details of a traumatic childhood that was followed by years of wrestling with mental health issues.  I was also impressed by her resilience — the writer who had weathered so many emotional and physical storms was able to tell her story with quiet determination and thoughtful reflection.

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Dealing With Depression And Anxiety in College

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Editor’s note from Glenn Holsten:

A few months ago, Lauren Dicair submitted an essay about her life to OC87 Recovery Diaries. I was stunned by her story — it contained tremendously sad details of a traumatic childhood that was followed by years of wrestling with mental health issues.  I was also impressed by her resilience — the writer who had weathered so many emotional and physical storms was able to tell her story with quiet determination and thoughtful reflection.

Follow this link to see all of the posts from Lauren.

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Born into Addiction and Withdrawal

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Editor’s note from Glenn Holsten:

A few months ago, Lauren Dicair submitted an essay about her life to OC87 Recovery Diaries. I was stunned by her story — it contained tremendously sad details of a traumatic childhood that was followed by years of wrestling with mental health issues.  I was also impressed by her resilience — the writer who had weathered so many emotional and physical storms was able to tell her story with quiet determination and thoughtful reflection.

Follow this link to see all of the posts from Lauren.

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