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Stop Blaming Mental Illness For Evil!

Another American mass shooting, another national conversation about American mental health care … One night this week on Stephen Colbert’s CBS-TV talk show, he had what now has become a much-publicized conversation with guest Bill O’Reilly. If you don’t know

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What can a Day with Depression feel like?

If you’re tired of reading about my ongoing battle with major depression, please forgive me. I write to increase awareness and understanding. Not everyone gets it, as we continue to educate and seek to erase the stigma of mental illness.

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Confronting Depression: Imitate Velcro

Living with chronic, major depression isn’t a predictable existence at all. Please trust me on this one. For proof, I’ll provide the first-person witness account of my weekend: Friday: The radio/alarm clock on my nightstand sounded at 6 o’clock this

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Dealing With Life’s Potholes And Landmines

All of us who suffer from some sort of mental illness daydream of what life would be like if we were healthy. I imagine how much I would enjoy family gatherings or Super Bowl parties if I didn’t have my

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Mike & Donna Eisenbath



Offering HOPE for the journey...