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Editor-At-Large: As I See It
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Veterans' Issues: The Long Walk Home
National Stigmabusters Network
: Their 'smoking gun' approach to confronting stereotypes in the media is simple, it often works, and...
New Era for Mental Health Care
: We are still making up for decades of neglect in adequately caring for people with mental illness,...
New Medications Changed My Life
: After surviving my ups and downs for several years, my children became too ashamed of me and went...
Out to Prove Them Wrong
: I have two sons who spent years in foster care because no one believed or will ever believe that I...
PACE: An Alternative to PACT
Parity Matters to Me
: This national debate is about illnesses that are just as real and treatable as cancer, heart...
Surgeon General's Mental Health Report
: A breakthrough document on the status of mental health
Symptoms Help Me Manage My Illness
: I manage my symptoms. They no longer take center stage as a negative force. Symptoms are like...
Talking to the Wind: My Sister, My Struggle
: I sink down in my seat, hoping that she won't see me; that she won't call out. I don't want anyone...
The New Health Care Reform Act
: We won an extraordinary victory for all New Yorkers when the final packages were negotiated and...
: Eileen has two passions: writing poetry and working with clients diagnosed with a mental illness.
Work Incentive Act is Law
: The new law should ... give more Americans with disabilities the opportunity to participate in the...
: I could see in his face I had hit a nerve. Tears filled his eyes. He had agreed! ... I could now...
Another Andrew Goldstein Trial
: The Webdale family is to be commended for the lawsuits that they are bringing against the hospitals...
As We Begin this New Century
: We are the last great civil rights movement of this past century ... In the next one, we will have...
: Supportive Housing applications are generally prepared by a case manager... However, other...
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About the Poetry Editor
: So let me introduce myself....
Family Members & Consumers: Uniting Coalescing Constituencies
: Ken and the Voter Empowerment Project give consumers and families, NAMI and NMHA, and you and me, a...
First Break: "To Be or Not to Be"
: Two overriding facts became clear: my life would never be the same again; and I had a choice of...
: Her mind was 'I have to dig a hole to plant this plant.' It's not an exercise she's doing. She...
I Remember When
: It showed an elderly man, bald head and hair growing out of his ears. He was not dirty but quite...
I've fallen in love with my therapist. I don't know what to do. Should I tell her?
: I've fallen in love with my therapist. I don't know what to do.
Looking Back in History: Part 1
: Psychiatry begins in the 17th century in France with the state mental hospital system. Before the...
MHANYS' 2000 Legislative Program
: The 2000 Legislative Program is based on testimony offered by mental health advocates at the MHANYS...
Millennium Brings Voter Project National
: Some 40 million American adults are estimated to experience psychiatric symptoms, and many of these...
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