lease sign the petition at the site.
Yes, do something about the mental illness crisis — but not this. Murphy and his principal allies are untrustworthy.
We cannot afford lazy, disingenuous, and stigmatizing alternatives. They will be the end of our freedom and our recovery.
“High functioning” has more to do with balancing bureaucratic costs than the welfare of the patient.
The Devil is not the Prince of Matter; the Devil is the arrogance of spirit, faith without smile, truth that is never seized by doubt. The Devil is grim because he knows where he is going, and, in moving, he always returns whence he came. Umberto Eco Let me start out by stating that I […]
It is hard to have a southern overseer;it is worse to have a northern one; but worst of all when you are the slave-driver of yourself. — Henry David Thoreau I need to stop talking about my “OCD”. When do I label myself thus? When I do make sure my desk is orderly every night […]
If you want a list of stigma terms, this should be a good start.
Instead of joining the throng when a spectacular crime is reported, we need to speak up about stigma and the ineffectiveness of the services we are offered each day of our lives.
What could they have said to a raging bullshit artist?
When the bricks fall, they tend to fall on my side of the wall.
Flickr has a group called “Bipolar Photographers” of which I am a proud and prolific member. The other day, I tweeted the name and the url of the group. Another person reteeted my announcement but “corrected” it: “Photographers Living with Bipolar Disorder”. Two weeks before, I was at a Mental Health First Aid group. One […]