Submit a Print Ad
Submit a Web Ad
Submit a Classified Ad
Take a Survey
How to Contribute Writing
About City Voices
What is City Voices?
Who Was Ken Steele?
Search by Author
Search by Edition
View Discontinued Columns
Prev Edition «
» Next Edition
Ask the Attorney
Ask the Doctor
Ask the Housing Experts
Ask the Peer Specialists
Ask the Pharmacist
Ask the Therapist
Editor-At-Large: As I See It
Mental Health Comic Strips
Sex and Relationships
Veterans' Issues: The Long Walk Home
Manic Fool or Hero?
: It's moments like this when I'm glad that I'm bipolar.
: DBT has been developed and successfully implemented in the treatment of bipolar disorder, binge...
Movie Review: A Summer in the Cage
: I found myself sympathizing, angry with and a little afraid for the character of Sam, who, like...
Music Soothes the Savage Mental Illness
: [When] I spent time teaching myself to play [guitar], the bad thoughts and depressive loomings...
My Shrink Likes Me Too Much!
: Our initial attraction to someone is almost always based on the previous love experiences of our...
Promoting Mental Health Housing is Good for Everybody
: Since supportive housing was promoted and created, the state has seen a $12,000 drop in money spent...
Quality of Life is the Key
: Recovery is possible for everyone.
Retrospective of a Depressive
: I took the summer to recuperate and to try to regain the calm...
Scandal at Mid Hudson Forensic Psychiatric Center?
: The patient punched Fonda in the face and attempted to gouge out Fonda's eye. Part of Fonda's...
Should We Medicate the Kids?
: There are situations where love and support are not sufficient to solve problems.
The City Voices Saga Continues
: We hope to continue making an impact for our peers to help build community, reduce isolation and...
Why Should a Clubhouse Join ICCD?
: ICCD certified clubhouses have the four guaranteed rights of membership: A right to a place to...
A Multi-cultural Celebration
: Most workshops were filled almost to capacity, and the interchange of ideas were at times spirited,...
A Schizophrenic Odyssey in Italy
: My Sicilian family never supposed that I could have my personal and great mental suffering also...
Antipsychotic Meds and Obesity
: In addition to trying ‘weight neutral’ antipsychotics, it is important to work with a nutritionist...
Challenging Benefits Decisions and Access to Mental Health Records
: ....the [mental health] provider has an obligation to maintain...[her mental health] record for her...
Counting Our Blessings
: Who will squeeze a forgotten soul on the path? I need love, too. I really, really do!
Creativity and Mental Illness Always Linked
: No doubt creativity and mental illness will always be linked.”
Depression Does Bring Physical Pain
: Physical pain from depression is real and can be treated with a combination of therapies that may...
Don't Tell Me It's Just in My Head!
: To be told that a potentially serious condition is the product of my imagination is truly...
Finding your Schizophrenic Niche
: One experience that you can put on your resume is your time in battle in the war in your head.
First New Type of Schizophrenia Drug in over 50 years
: A new drug by Eli Lilly that is in clinical trials may be the first anti psychotic with a novel...
Life In Sanity
: I have created an environment where I can accept and forgive myself.
Forum with the New Commish of Mental Health
: [Commissioner] Rosin…wants friendly relations with consumers and desires consumer input,...
It Shouldn't be NYPD Versus the Mentally Ill
: The mentally ill individual should feel safe and protected in the community. We shouldn't have to...
Letters/Emails to Voices Editors
Nutritional Psychiatry Helped Me a Lot
The content on this website represents the diversity of viewpoints on the subjects of mental health and mental illness and
does not necessarily reflect the viewpoints of City Voices or its staff and volunteers.
Copyright © 1997-2007 New York City Voices: A Peer Journal for Mental Health Advocacy
Site Design by Diana Jackson/Web3D