Personal Stories and Opinion

Our Community Leaders Must Speak Up Before It’s Too Late

I started working in an acute psychiatric unit fifteen years ago as an occupational therapist (OT), during which time the ...
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Firsthand Strategies For When Social Anxiety Hits

Many living with social anxiety disorder can list several opportunities they let slip away because of their anxiety. Maybe they ...
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Editorial: Catalysts for Change – Who I’m Grateful To This Thanksgiving

Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade, Chester Bennington, and Robin Williams. Sharon Markovitz, Batsheva Stadlan, Chazz Petrella and recently Channing Smith. All ...
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How NBC’s This Is Us Stigmatizes Depression

NBC’s highly rated show This is Us has captured the hearts of viewers across the country as it chronicles the ...
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A Bitter Pill To Swallow

Editor’s Note: There is more to the stigma of psychiatric medication than one may think: There are the stigmas of ...
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Creative Contest Winner: Bettering Mental Health Through The Creative Arts

The following piece was selected as one of the winners of this year’s Refuat Hanefesh Creative Expression Contest. Age group: High ...
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