About L4dyDMC and DesiGirl
*Co-Bloggers/Co-Owners of Mental Health Diaries*
We are a small team of upcoming bloggers who are passionate about helping others take care of their mental health. We are also committed to helping normalize conversations about mental health. The best part of our team is that we are Mental Health Warriors ourselves; thus, we are on this journey with you!
We look forward to learning about our online family and having you learn more about us on this journey <3.
L4dyDMC is an aspiring blogger with a variety of passions that include: Shotokan Karate, Makeup, video gaming and handcrafts. As an upcoming blogger and mental health warrior herself, she aspires to help give a voice to those that feel they cannot share their mental health journeys. She also hopes this platform will be a way she can lend a helping hand to other Mental Health Warriors in the online community.
L4dyDMC is also a life-long resident of Orange County, CA. She graduated from Cal-State Fullerton in 2014 with her BA in both International Business and Spanish (Once a Titan, ALWAYS a Titan). Her other favorite pastimes also include anything that allows her to spend time with AMAZING better half <3, family and friends. She is also proud of her Latina culture and heritage as she is a daughter of Colombian parents.
DesiGirl is from California. She has her Bachelors in Psychology and Masters in Social Work (MSW). She is currently working as a Clinical Social Worker in a psychiatric facility and working towards getting licensed.
During her free time, she enjoys: going to the beach, shopping, reading mystery novels, and watching Bollywood movies. From a young age, DesiGirl was introduced to mental illness and, as a fellow Mental Health Warrior, she has experienced first hand the stigma and the negative feelings associated with mental illness. She hopes to use her dual culture as an outlet to reach the South Asian community. DesiGirl hopes to use her knowledge and experience as as resource to educate and empower all followers.
**Desi is the Hindi word for an Indian born outside of India