From the Guardian an excerpt from the life of a man living med free: Ten years ago, at 29, I was told I had paranoid schizophrenia. Friends - well, people I thought were friends - immediately associated the diagnosis with knife-wielding murderers. A lot of them stopped having anything to do with me. I realised... Continue Reading →
If you are reading my posts from the home page, the comment link is now on the top of the post which is a flaw in this template. It may appear there are no comments when there are or alternately you may not realize you can leave a comment. So look at the top of... Continue Reading →
Provider Psychopathologies --by Kathryn McNulty who retains copyright of this piece. Kathryn and I seem to share both our ex-provider status as well as our survivor status. So I'm assuming these insights come from both sides of the fence and is probably why I enjoyed them so much. Rigid Expectation Disorder Most prevalent among newly... Continue Reading →
There is a vitality, a life force, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique, and if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium; and be lost. The world will not have it. It is not... Continue Reading →
Found this great video on Rachel's be here now blog.