Evacuate: remove from a place of danger. Any city or state that plans on doing to children like New York has done. Evacuate your children from that place. This is no joke. I have already written about the no cash bail in New York. Now, thanks to Pat Dixon’s podcast ‘NYC Crime Report’ the immense … Continue reading Families should evacuate any state that does this to children
I have been writing of late about the lack of mental health personnel to help so many in dire need. Professionals from teachers to pediatricians are getting trained on how to spot young people with potential problems and help get them assistance. I have listed a plethora of statistics about mental health and suicide in … Continue reading Is QPR the strategy to help those on the edge of suicide?
Why does any child two to five years old need a cell phone? Parents want an electronic babysitter. Beyond that, why do elementary school children need a phone? Parents want to keep track of them or text them in an emergency? How did we ever survive before that? To facetime with friends? Go over to … Continue reading Are those phones leading to mentally ill children?
By now, we have heard about the guy who went into a Rabbi’s house in New York and attacked five persons with a ‘large knife’ (guess machete is a no-no word). Those closest to him say he has mental illnesses and was off his meds when he committed those acts of violence. There is also … Continue reading They’re mentally ill, really??
I type a lot for this blog. Today, I will let the pictures do the talking. This is from the big holiday party for children that are homeless and in extreme poverty. A lot of different expressions in the pictures and videos below. Hoping for better days for these children in 2020. Have a happy … Continue reading How children see hope through sadness during the holidays
So the Supreme Court refused to hear a ruling from the 9th circuit that says people sleeping on a sidewalk is legal if housing is not available. I take this with a mixed bag for the homeless, government and business owners. If the homeless truly have no where to go like a shelter or other … Continue reading Homeless need to take sidewalk ruling out of slums and affect those who will really freak out.
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?