Youth Eastside Services offers hope at Invest in Youth breakfast
Mason Bernardo stood on stage to read a message he wishes he had written to himself several years earlier, when he was still identifying as female.
“Girl, you’ve got a hell of a ride ahead of you.”
Bernardo was diagnosed with depression, anxiety and was mired in an abusive relationship. He resorted to self-harm, learning the names of the doctors in the emergency room when he went in for slashing his wrists more than one time. Read the full story in the Bellevue Reporter.