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Turning Point

What Happens When We Share the Other #halfthestory?

Tajci Cameron | Posted 04.13.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tajci Cameron

She decided to share the other #halfthestory instead of just the glam shots -- the spilled eye shadow, broken phone screen, late nights spent working and studying, eating on the run, and connecting with people on a more "real, human level" -- as a whole person.

From Moral Collapse to Making Miracles Happen

Tajci Cameron | Posted 03.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Tajci Cameron

Because miracles aren't really about becoming rich and famous (or turning pumpkins into carriages and rags into gowns), but about changing hearts and transforming lives. Brett's story is no different.

With No State Budget, Community Mental Health in Crisis

Mona Shattell | Posted 02.09.2016 | Chicago
Mona Shattell

Co-authored by Ann Fisher Raney, AM, LCSW, chief executive officer at Turning Point, Skokie, IL and Mona Shattell, PhD, RN, FAAN, member of the Board ...

Another Year Comes to an End

Gabi Ancarola | Posted 01.11.2016 | Travel
Gabi Ancarola

It is time for closure, because we humans are like that: we draw conclusions, add full stops, analyze facts, look back, and then make efforts to move on.

My Turning Point

Tom Hahn | Posted 04.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Tom Hahn

The sound of the ambulance screaming through the late evening hours only heightened the fear of what was coming next.

Iraq: How Many Turning Points and Milestones Until We Win?

Peter Van Buren | Posted 11.09.2014 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

Secretary of State John Kerry said on September 8 that the formation of a new Iraqi government was "a major milestone" for the country.

Why I'm a Transformative Language Artist

Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg | Posted 10.25.2014 | Arts
Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg

Leary of bedpans, I was too clumsy to serve people in the friendly airs or plié on the unfriendly stage, too short and stubby to model, too easily-distracted to take dictation, and too much of a ham to be a good actress.

It Gets Better - No, Really It Does

Amelia Shroyer | Posted 02.11.2016 | Divorce
Amelia Shroyer

One of the most cliché things people say when something bad happens is, "you're going to come out of this even stronger." How can something so true ...

Time to Work the Pivot Points

Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam | Posted 09.01.2012 | Business
Ed Crego, George Muñoz and Frank Islam

Only one letter separates word from work. Words, ideas, thoughts can become the basis for work. By concentrating on and working the pivot points, we can translate concepts into action and get America working again. Let's get to work!

Beware Claims of "Turning Points" After AZ Shootings

Brendan Nyhan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Brendan Nyhan

It's possible that the Tucson shootings or the president's response to it will have some small effect on our nation's politics, but the idea that it will restore civility or decrease polarization is implausible.

To Be Bald or Not to Be Bald: That Is the Question

Todd Greene | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Todd Greene

I've always hated the word "bald." To me "bald" is a bad word. How many people really wish to be bald?