July 2019 By Madeline Strong Diehl Editor’s note: Madeline Strong Diehl is an award-winning poet and playwright who lives in Ann Arbor with her husband. Her therapeutic writing programs areContinue reading Therapeutic Writing: Using the Power of Storytelling to Practice Mindfulness, Heal, and Recover Our Dreams
FEBRUARY 2019 Imagine this situation: A family member is suddenly experiencing a mental health crisis and you need to know how to help that person right away. NAMI has aContinue reading Free NAMI eBook Available Now
FEBRUARY 2019 Note: Our thanks to NAMI for allowing us to republish this article from the NAMI website: nami.org/find-support/living-with-a-mental-health-condition/romantic-relationships. When you’re living with a mental health condition, you may wonderContinue reading Is Romance in the Offing? NAMI Offers Advice
DECEMBER 2018 BY LOIS MAHARG Looking for assistance with a mental health condition? If you’ve got access to the internet, resources are close at hand. While not recommended as aContinue reading Internet Resources for Mental Health
DECEMBER 2018 BY LOIS MAHARG Years ago I worked as a reporter on a small town newspaper, and one day at the water cooler a colleague suggested taking a mentalContinue reading Mental Illness on the Job: Conceal It or Reveal It?
June 2018 By Cynthia Z. Burton, Unger Research Fellow, University of Michigan In recent years, there has been a growing effort among mental health researchers and clinicians to recognize andContinue reading Research Spotlight: Treatments for Youth “at Risk” for Psychosis
April 2018 By Lois Maharg If you live with depression, chances are you’re taking an antidepressant and/or undergoing some type of psychotherapy. Pills and talk have been the mainstays ofContinue reading Depression Responds to Bright Light Therapy
By Lois Maharg March 2018 No one likes to contemplate losing the ability to make rational decisions about healthcare. Yet this situation may arise during a mental health crisis. WhenContinue reading Why You Need a Psychiatric Advance Directive