Risa is a wife, mom, social worker and blogger.
Risa is mommy to a fabulous 6-year-old girl and wife to an amazing husband. She has lived in Boston, New York City, and now lives in Central CT. She has an MSW from Fordham University and a BA from Columbia University. She is a contributing writer for Kveller.com and has written for psychcentral.com, stigmafighters.com and the mighty.com. She was featured in Women's Health Magazine May 2016 edition regarding mental health and stigma and was on AOL Build discussing the same topic. She can be followed on her own blog, www.sillyillymama.blogspot.com.