My Mentally Ill Brother Might Be the Next Headline

I just came home from a 4-hour long session with a psychiatrist who deals with mentally ill, developmentally delayed patients. He is one of a handful who has this role in the entire state of Virginia. “Many mental health clinics and hospitals don’t want to deal with people who are the ‘R’ word,” he said, … More My Mentally Ill Brother Might Be the Next Headline

What I Learned Standing on a Street Corner Attempting to Talk to People about Mental Health

If you follow me on Twitter, which, let’s be honest, you probably don’t, you know I had what I’m lovingly/pathetically calling a “solo rally” last Saturday to raise awareness about mental health and illness. This was inspired by an incident where my little brother was essentially told he should go to Europe to seek the … More What I Learned Standing on a Street Corner Attempting to Talk to People about Mental Health