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Editor-At-Large: As I See It
Mental Health Comic Strips
Sex and Relationships
Veterans' Issues: The Long Walk Home
Mental Health Comedy and Talent Show
: It is spiritual when we get up on stage and go on about our real….
My Halloween Night Rampage
: I speak of [my Halloween night rampage] not with pride but with trepidation and fear. What is to...
One Man’s Crusade to Help Disadvantaged People
: …both straight and gay people can live and work well in harmony.
: Their eyes were opened to view their own experiences as valued expertise, rather than as horrible...
Poetry Book Review: Serotonin Seas
: I see a man who wants to get to the bottom of each question that life throws out to him….The book...
Should You Disclose Your Hidden Disability
: Not disclosing this information can make you feel isolated and lonely…[yet disclosing can make some...
Smoking Out Your Emotions
: We want to face reality, appreciate its beauty, and be in awe of its wonder.
Stereotyping is for the Ignorant
: Stereotyping is uncalled for and will not be tolerated, no matter what.
Thank You Fountain House
The Freeing of Barry
: We all feel guilty that we failed our brother when he needed us the most.
What Is Government So Afraid Of?
: The system has been abused for nearly two decades….It's time to give the healthcare system back to...
What is my problem?
: …the urge for a cigarette will pass whether one smokes one or not. Our emotional upsets flow...
When We Disagree on Meds
: …you need to figure out why your partner is harping on this issue.
You Can Access Your Mental Health Records
Abilify Is My Miracle Drug
: The feelings that had been repressed for so many years were all coming back in full force. I was...
Another Approach to Mental Health
: I have found such relief in [fish oil supplements and meditation] that I feel doctors and...
Book Review: Learn To Power Think
: Whatever the cause of self-doubt, I decided I had options as to how I responded to it.
Bruni in the City Columnist Busier Than Ever
: We need to see people doing well, to counter stigma.
Chinese Political Prisoners locked up in Mental Institutions
: …placing dissidents in psychiatric hospitals rather than prisons serves three points: it avoids the...
City Voices On Its Way
Get Up Stand Up!
Ideas to Relieve Anxiety
: Gathering the facts can prevent us from relying on exaggerated and fearful assumptions.
Imperfect Love Is Still Love
: No parent is perfect. Otherwise, they would be angels and not people. Imperfect love is still love.
In the Name of Goals
: I believe it’s possible for someone with schizophrenia to hold a good job, marry, have kids, or do...
Know Who Represents You in City, State and Federal Government
Lifting The Black Veil
: The veil represents the void…which shame, depression, and anxiety emanate like the breath of a...
Male Consumer as Domestic Violence Victim
: I believe two people in a committed relationship should have no or very few secrets—that way, we...
Marty Cohen, the Roving Photographer Asks
“How has humor helped you in your recovery from mental illness?”
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