5 Frequently-Overlooked Truths about Mental Illness

Living with mental illness is not easy, but I’d like to believe we all get wiser with age and experience. Here are five frequently-overlooked inner truths that I’ve discovered while working with people with MI. 1. Mental illness IS physical illness. Distinguishing mental (psychiatric) illness as independent from physical illness is creating a false dichotomy. […]

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An Open Letter to Parents of Children with a Mental Health Diagnosis

I am not a parent. I can’t identify with you on that level. I don’t know what it’s like to receive word that your child (even adult child) has been diagnosed with a mental health condition. I can only imagine what the shock, anger, anxiety, and fear associated with this diagnosis feel like for you. […]

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