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The Power of Telling a Story

Donna, my wife, and I have been certified as presenters for the “In Our Own Voice: Living With Mental Illness” speaking program by the National Alliance On Mental Illness. We went through the training in early 2015. Since then, we

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A Depression “Self-Check” can lead to True Strength

As someone with a chronic illness – major depression – I know how that can prey on the mind. And I know how much I would love to free my mind of it. I do wonder if people who have

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A Great Time For Love And Gratitude

When I was a boy of early grade-school age, I would relish in Sunday visits to my grandparents’ farm. If the weather was nice, that usually meant Cardinals baseball was on the radio and Grandpa was sitting in the front

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God’s Five-Month No-Depression Plan

As recently as Christmas Eve last year, I had serious thoughts about checking myself into a hospital. A psychiatric hospital. I had been there before – several times before – when I hadn’t felt safe with myself or when I

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Mike & Donna Eisenbath



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