Blog

Kathy and Dean— Depression At Any Age Can Be More Than Mood

According to her husband Dean, Kathy was always a tremendously happy person, outgoing and loving…

Read More
Black Family Walking Outside in the Fall

Cultural Challenges Living with Bipolar Disorder- One Family’s Experience

Growing up in a very traditional culture with strict standards of behavior can be challenging…

Read More
Smiling family posing in front of a tree for a picture.

Xavier and Cory — Depression in the Family

Xavier and Cory know the crippling pain of losing a child to suicide. Both have…

Read More
Screen Shot 2017 07 26 at 4.14.34 PM

Hope — From Mental Health Diagnosis to Maintaining Wellness

As you read Kurt’s story, consider what activities give your family hope. Has goal setting…

Read More
LisaGilliamPhoto

Coping with Stress and Depression Through Faith and Family Support

By Lisa Gilliam, September 12, 2017 Job stress led me to a point in my…

Read More
Screen Shot 2017 07 26 at 4.14.34 PM

Self-discovery — From Mental Health Diagnosis to Maintaining Wellness

By Kurt Morris, July 28, 2017 When I was diagnosed with Bipolar II disorder in…

Read More
Chris and Jill

Chris, 45, dysthymia, and wife, Jill

A rough start in life Growing up, Chris saw substance abuse and mood disorders on…

Read More
lyn

Lyn

Lyn’s first experience with major depression came when she was a single mother of three…

Read More
ryan franco RDFnpTprLw8 unsplash

David Guterson and wife, Robin

Novelist David Guterson has had many successes in life. His bestselling 1994 book, “Snow Falling…

Read More
jenny

Jenny

I’m a 32-year-old teacher and I live with my partner and two young children. I discovered…

Read More
vivian

Vivian

Depression has been part of my family for most of my life. I lost both…

Read More
Celtics Greg

Greg Stiemsma

Greg Stiemsma grew up in Wisconsin where his skill and commanding 6’11’’ stature made him…

Read More