BDSM, Mental Health, Risk and Self Awareness (snippet)

by | Apr 8, 2021 | BDSM, BDSM and Mental Health, Risk, Social Media BDSM

My most favorite and cherished aspect of  BDSM is the depth to which I was able to dive below its surface. As I’ve ventured forth and deeper, I’ve gained invaluable tools imperative to better understanding BDSM in today’s world. From physical skills like rope, to internalizing consent as a multifaceted notion, there are a litany of tools to be discovered. One of the most important tools I gained, however, is the ability to examine BDSM as it intersects with my personal mental health.

Self-awareness means that a person is privy to the the elements that form their identity. It includes feelings, motives, desires and character. I am of the opinion that self awareness also includes cognizance of personal mental health. In the world of BDSM and all it has to offer, there are ongoing discussions about how positive experiences for ones life are only a scene away. 

While BDSM can be full of healing and affirming experiences, unfamiliarity with ones own mental health carries the chance of causing mental discomfort no matter what position is taken be it dominant, submissive or otherwise. For example, as I ventured forth…

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