Is Recovery a Dinosaur?

recovery Jun 13, 2012

Is recovery going the way of the dinosaur? Is recovery-transformation an old idea that should...

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Showing Up for Recovery: A meditation on hawks-in-winter

recovery Feb 08, 2012
 

I often look to nature to find my fortitude and inspiration for recovery and wellness. I'm happy...

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Pill Police?

You must be paranoid!  

Or then again... Imagine being diagnosed with schizophrenia in 2012....

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It's Not All In My Head: Stigma in medical settings

recovery Dec 16, 2011

Recently I had to see a dental specialist to have a tooth repaired. As I sat in the waiting area...

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Emancipatory Technologies

 

I created CommonGround to amplify people's voice in the 15-minute psychiatric medication...

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Loneliness: A Call to Generosity

recovery Feb 27, 2011
 

Like many people, I experienced periods of intense loneliness during my recovery after being...

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Courage and Recovery

recovery Jan 10, 2011
 

When I talk about my recovery, people sometimes tell me I must have a lot of courage. However, if...

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When Help is Not Helpful

recovery Sep 06, 2005

Sometimes help is not helpful.

Early in my recovery, after a brief interview with a psychiatrist,...

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Relationships Can Heal

recovery Jan 23, 2005

I have had the privilege of interviewing many people about their journey of recovery. One of the...

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Spiritual Lessons in Recovery

recovery Nov 04, 2004

Distress, even the distress associated with psychosis, can be hallowed ground upon which one can...

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