iOS app Android app

Unemployment Mental Health

Here's A Horrifying Picture Of What Unemployment Can Do To You

Posted 01.27.2014 | Business

It's been more than three decades since such a large percentage of Americans were out of work and not even looking, according to government numbers. ...

Shouldn't Mothers With Mental Illness Have The Chance To "Have It All," Too?

Joanne Nicholson, Ph.D. | Posted 08.12.2013 | Impact
Joanne Nicholson, Ph.D.

For some slice of American women who are mothers, "having it all" conjures up notions of marriage, a family, a professional position, a home in a safe neighborhood with a decent school system and opportunities to live a better life down the road. For women with psychiatric conditions, life is a different struggle. But with the right support, mothers and almost every person with mental illness can succeed.

Unemployment Takes A Mental And Emotional Toll

The Washington Post | MICHELLE HIRSCH and ERIC PIANIN | Posted 11.30.2011 | Business

Joel Sarfati, a counselor for the Washington area’s long-term unemployed, has seen it all: Foreclosures, substance abuse, family battles and – wor...