Brave Stories

Brave stories of every day people impacted by mental illness.

Believing that Better is Possible After Suicide

The unthinkable right, believing that better is possible after suicide?  Not the case for Jaclyn Olsen, Founder of Diffusion Solutions.  I had the absolute joy and honor of meeting Jaclyn earlier this year.  Doing so, I can honestly say has brought a tremendous amount of love, inspiration and beauty into […]

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Parenting and Mental Illness – A Collaborative Blog Series

Since moderating a Twitter chat for NAMI Massachusetts at the beginning of this year on Parenting with a Mental Illness, I have thrown myself into research and gathering of resources.  It’s been a challenge to find what many people were asking for: scripts for age-appropriate discussions for your children.  Almost […]

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Gemma Stone – Providing Psychology with Love

Once in a while you will be blessed with meeting someone who will become a lifetime friend, confidante and constant source of love and support. This is what happened for me when I met Gemma Stone. Several years ago, I found Gemma and began therapy with her. I was instantly […]

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