Once again there is a gap in posts. Some of that can be chalked up to life, some of it has to do with me, and some of it boils down to not knowing what to write. As I sat in front of the blank landscape of my computer screen I struggled. I struggled to … [Read more…]

Taking Control

There’s this point after everything has fallen apart. This point where we have surrendered control of our very lives. Others make all our decisions for us. We’re told what to do, where to go, when to do this or that, take this, get up, come with me, tell him or her what you’re thinking, if … [Read more…]

New Beginnings

Over the last few days I’ve had a lot going on. At times it’s felt very overwhelming and like I’m barely keeping my head above water. Even with all of this happening I’ve had to sit back and acknowledge the significance of it all. On one side I’m completing the process of closing an old … [Read more…]

Shave your legs…

Recently¬†I had the privilege of being invited to assist in training the staff of paws4people Foundation¬†on developing a Wellness Recovery Action Plan and some aspects of how to provide Peer Support. For someone who considers themselves healthy and happy developing a WRAP can be challenging because they often times don’t see the need for it. … [Read more…]