Month: April 2017

Re-thinking “Total War”: Re-Purposing Nazi propaganda language for Recovery

  Everyday will be a fight. Everything a weapon in your arsenal against your illness.  Everything moving in the wrong direction? Is your health falling apart? Let’s be frank. Nobody ever said recovery or healing are easy things to do. In fact, progress and…

The Peer Professional and the House Negro

We’re not sick anymore and we’re still not  equal in the system that calls us peer professionals When reflecting on my time in the peer movement in mental health I couldn’t help but think of Malcolm X and his extended metaphor of the house…