Wednesday, May 27, 2020
It took years and a few doctors before I was correctly diagnosed and treated. The trouble is, this happens to most people with severe mental illness.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
I wrote Resilience: Handling Anxiety in a Time of Crisis for people who face the current coronavirus pandemic and its threats to health, communities and jobs. In the book, you’ll find insights and advice on how to confront uncertainty and maintain positive mental health.
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
I’ve spoken to medical students at the University of Pennsylvania about the experience of being a psychiatric patient. Inevitably, after the class a student or two would quietly take me aside and thank me while relating a hushed story about their own, or a family member’s, struggles with mental illness.