Demoted…by another “relatively enlightened” mental health professional

So I just lost a faculty position (which I had been very excited about getting) because I did not want to be advertised as what essentially amounted to being a token psych patient in the bio...they refused to be clear about my professional experience and would not budge because I don't have a masters degree.... Continue Reading →

Life is a terminal engagement

I don't like the word recovery is a terminal engagement...we grow and change and meet challenges...until we die Alternative words/ideas: "becoming" - "transforming" - "unfolding" - "awakening" "Recovery" instead assumes some sort of pristine state that never was... I don't want to go back to what I was before I got a psychiatric diagnosis.... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: