This Thing Called Parenting

I’m looking for the manual— you know the one that tells you all about how to raise a kid? Okay, so there’s no instruction booklet for raising children, but there’s still a responsibility to use all the resources we have, right? I’m the least qualified to be handing out parenting tips (I’m not even a […]

https://reflectionsofataalibah.wordpress.com/2016/01/09/this-thing-called-parenting/

3 Small Ways to Fight Discrimination Against the Mentally Ill

What we can we do? Here are Three Small But Powerful Ways to Make A Difference for All of Us Participate in the online community in order to break the Stigma we place on ourselves and each other. We are all realizing that we aren’t the isolated freak of nature we may have initially […]

http://bipolarfirst.com/2016/01/11/3-small-ways-to-fight-discrimination-against-the-mentally-ill/

Stigma is a Red Herring-Let’s Turn and Face the Real Enemy

If you read nothing else I write. Read. This. Seriously Fighting Stigma is noble and necessary but it is not the Real issue It is AN issue But not THE issue Stigma is in the minds of people Stigma is not an action And we need action Even “ending” Stigma doesn’t really help us […]

http://bipolarfirst.com/2016/01/11/stigma-is-a-red-herring-lets-turn-and-face-the-real-enemy/

Stigma is a Red Herring-Let’s Turn and Face the Real Enemy

If you read nothing else I write. Read. This. Seriously Fighting Stigma is noble and necessary but it is not the Real issue It is AN issue But not THE issue Stigma is in the minds of people Stigma is not an action And we need action Even “ending” Stigma doesn’t really help us […]

http://bipolarfirst.com/2016/01/11/stigma-is-a-red-herring-lets-turn-and-face-the-real-enemy/