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This article is more than 2 years old. At Middlebury College, I lived a double life. On the apparent, I was successful. I was surrounded by diverse, intellectual friends. I led a popular student website and was active in the arts and exercise. I loved learning and made Phi Beta Kappa my junior year. Although my internal life was characterized as a result of paralyzing anxiety and depression. I judged myself harshly, to the point of disgust.