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How Caregivers Can Get Help When They've Reached the End of Their Rope

Marie Marley | Posted 07.21.2016 | Fifty
Marie Marley

Carolyn is an 85-year-old retired school teacher living independently in Houston, Texas. She is beginning to need assistance managing her affairs and ...

If You're Skeptical About Psychotherapy...

Dr. Gary Trosclair | Posted 09.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Gary Trosclair

Therapy is sometimes portrayed as a selfish and indulgent undertaking. If that's your concern, rest easy and find yourself a good therapist. There are many ways to help make the world a better place and therapy is one of them; it ideally sends us off better prepared to do our personal part for the world, whatever that may be. Including skepticism.

How Choosing to Go Public With Your Life Challenges Can Change the World

Kathy Caprino | Posted 04.19.2015 | Impact
Kathy Caprino

Claire's story reinforces a fundamental truth that is so important to remember but so easy to forget: Everyone you meet is fighting a hidden battle that you know nothing about. Be kind, and live from your heart, and share your love and support.

Back on Meds: How Medication Lifted One Mom Out of the Darkness

Dana Mark | Posted 06.29.2014 | Parents
Dana Mark

The thought of a lifetime of bathtimes and bedtimes, figuring out what to serve for dinner and coordinating playdates, seemed unbearably oppressive, like jumping into the pool wearing a backpack. Some Saturdays mid-morning, I would look at my watch and think, "How am I ever going to make it to bedtime?"

Should Christians Take Medication for Mental Illness?

Perry Noble | Posted 04.29.2014 | Religion
Perry Noble

The church has used "pray and read your Bible more" as a "cure" for anxiety and depression for far too long. And we have placed people who use medication to treat the issue in a category that is way less godly than those who do not use it.

Fearless Living Boot Camp, Day 19: Ask For Help! (VIDEO)

Rhonda Britten | Posted 11.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Rhonda Britten

What I know to be absolutely true is that NO ONE CAN BE FEARLESS ALONE. Period. End of story.

The Grief of Losing a Best Friend

Nancy Alvarez | Posted 06.24.2012 | Fifty
Nancy Alvarez

When I was a child, two things were most important to me: my girlfriends and creating a dance, a picture or a story to delight my soul. I don't know w...