This weekend, I tried something new. I went to my local temple. I have not gone to any kind of organized spirituality in over 30 years. Part of this was my severe discomfort of social gatherings. I handled this by arriving late and sitting in the back to not draw attention. If I felt that…… Continue reading Why now I decided to start a journey into spirituality and God
I hope everyone has a healthy, safe and happy Thanksgiving and same to your loved ones. The holidays can be rough on people who may be on their own or dealing with some issues. I can say there are some great people on Twitter I have gotten to know in the mental health community, and…… Continue reading Why are emergency rooms the new gateway for mental health help?
Let’s face facts – Gossip sucks I endured it online on Tuesday and sent an email to YouTube and a video was removed that violated my privacy.. Now let’s say you confide about an anxiety or depression ailment or are bi-polar and it is affecting your work. Depending on whom you confide in, things can…… Continue reading What is being done to stop gossip in the workplace about your mental health?
Last week, the blog focused on how the system has failed our children when it comes to mental health care. This week, let’s look at the other side of the age spectrum. Tuesday, we honored our veterans who gave so much to out nation. The question should really be; are we giving enough back to…… Continue reading Is congress about to give hurting veterans the help they deserve?
Another boy was in pain His father was abusive and arrested for it. He was quiet and by himself according to reports On his birthday, he snapped, and now two students are dead. (May they rest in peace and condolences to their families and friends) He shot himself in the head and is gone. It…… Continue reading How many more children must die while a blind eye is turned to kids’ mental health?
Do the homeless have the right to sleep on the streets? Where do their rights end and business owners and the rights of citizens to have safe, clean streets begin? How can this problem be solved when there are not enough places to house them, not enough programs to detox drug addicts and or help…… Continue reading Phoenix, Las Vegas and Austin fighting back against homeless.
Do you live in New York or know someone who does? I ask for your opinion on this post in the comments below. I turned in WABC New York channel 7 news – have a app for that called ‘NewsON’. There was a big rally with signs like’ Don’t let those pigs touch us’. This…… Continue reading Is New York City spiraling down a bad hole?