I woke up the next morning in my new strange room and my new strange bed.
I went inside the house, asked Dr. H for her phone, and dialed 911
I am a rhetoric scholar and a person living with schizophrenia
There is an unspoken, covert, and arbitrary standard for working in the mental health community.
Objectification has been mobilized to create and propagate lies and other “isms”
Thinking about progress is critical for both consumers and practitioners
At the root of it, these case examples, while vivid, and telling of the extreme dysfunction in the system, are extremely black and white, with little grey area for clinical interpretation in terms of direction in the provision of patient care and treatment.
I know nothing about where Dr. H is today.
As I continue to mature and age along with my schizophrenia diagnosis, I think about …
Fifty one years ago we walked the moon
William (Bill) Anthony, Director of the Boston Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Professor at Boston …
Mcdaggot moved from receptionist job to secretarial positions but never seemed to make it past an assistant to someone more capable and better suited for the stronger and more lofty position.
Peer Specialists should think of volunteer opportunities and find a way to give back.