Ellen Ricks

Ellen R

Ellen Ricks earned a BFA in creative writing from SUNY Potsdam with a minor in communication. She has been a freelance writer since 2016, covering mental health, wellness, spiritual, holistic healing, LGBTQ+ issues, sex and dating, and reviews. Along with Verywell, Ellen writes for Horoscope.com, Astrology.com, and Byrdie. She also has bylines in HelloGiggles, Teen Vogue, Bustle, and HuffPost.
As a mental health advocate, Ellen has spent years trying to improve her own mental health and sharing what she's learned with others so no one has to struggle alone.

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