Next Week is National Suicide Prevention Week in the US
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Next Week is National Suicide Prevention Week in the US

Once again, we have a week dedicated to not just raising awareness of suicide as the epidemic that it has become, but thanks to resources like the ones provided by AFSP, there are things we can do to prevent the death by suicide of someone we know and love. Please, take a moment to become…

Social Media and Mental Health – How the Stories You Read Are Impacting Your Perception
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Social Media and Mental Health – How the Stories You Read Are Impacting Your Perception

Over the weekend, I wrote a lengthy piece over on my professional site about how social media, and regular media, are designed to capture, and keep, your attention. In order to do that, they figure out what you like to see, and keep showing you more of it. The piece was inspired by this rather…

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The August 2014 Blog Carnival Against Child Abuse

Thanks to everyone who submitted something to share with other survivors for this month’s carnival! This month, I decided to repeat a theme that the carnival has had before, change, for my own personal reasons. As it turns out, the very day that this edition goes “live” on my site, happens to also be the…