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Movie Review: A Beautiful Mind
: Still, I liked the fact that a major blockbuster movie portrayed schizophrenia much more accurately...
NYAPRS Annual Legislative Day
: … Assembly Speaker, Sheldon Silver, [was honored] for linking the Medicaid Buy-in with the recent...
Reading, Writing and Recovery: the Project Liberty Mission
: I used to think I was in charge of children's minds… Now, when I think about bombs and attacks, I...
: Many people don't realize it, but one of the most interesting things about hypnosis is the fact...
Supported Housing Crisis in New York City
: … close to 60 mental health consumers have contacted the Mental Health Law Project at MFY Legal...
Supportive Housing Options in NYC, Part 1
: New York City currently offers a well-developed continuum of supportive housing options for people...
Taking Care of Ourselves and Our Loved Ones Post 9-11
: Emotional and physical reactions to September 11th are normal. However, it is a good idea to seek...
The Noonday Demon
: Through reading this book I have been able to better understand the magnitude of this disease and...
Through the Eyes of a Mobile Crisis Team Psychologist
: In most cases people were not ready to speak. During these moments I felt helpless in my role as a...
Vote: It Begins with You
: Here is my vision: one vote at a time, inch by inch, row by row we are going to make our garden...
"Electroboy: A Memoir of Mania"
: … that is the triumph of Electroboy-that he was able to come so far in his recovery and write such...
Being a Voice at the End of the Line
: I know that when people call they are in pain and they feel helpless and I know that my voice, my...
Book Review: Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence-From Domestic Abuse to Political Terror
: She says that when most people are faced with a life-threatening situation… they come out of it a...
Bronx Peer Advocacy Center at Work
: Mental illness is not just about weakness.
Children's Mental Health Awards at Holliswood
: In an awards ceremony last October at Holliswood Hospital in Queens, staff and educators were...
City Voices' Columnist Graduates With High Honors
: We must contribute to the greater good before we can ever be satisfied with our own personal...
Editor At Large: As I See It- Depression and Me
: For more than a week my menu was spaghetti and ketchup. I was so depressed it didn't faze me.
: Mania is about desperately seeking to live life at a more passionate level, taking second and...
First Break: Three Years Later
: Now, with the breakthroughs in new medication and treatment, mental illness can be only a small...
Governor's Budget Gives Mental Heath Short Shrift
: We are losing the most experienced staff at alarming rates. In mental health, it means...
I feel guilty that my life is going so well while the aftereffects of 9/11 are still affecting so many people. What should I do?
: Certainly, the world doesn't need anyone to pretend to suffer. There is enough real suffering. We...
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