Resource Pages

Resource pages on Mental Health @ Home

On these pages, you’ll find some of the major recurring themes on the Mental Health @ Home blog, as well as some tips, tools, and resources that I hope you’ll find useful.

Straight Talk on Suicide & Mental Illness

Straight Talk on Suicide from Mental Health @ Home - graphic of a phoenix in flames

Suicide is a huge issue for people dealing with mental illness.  It doesn’t just affect people with mental illness, but that’s the focus of this page. It’s important that we talk about it, and that conversation needs to address a range of different experiences with suicide as well as the need for more effective mental… Continue reading Straight Talk on Suicide & Mental Illness

Psychological Tests

Psychological tests collection from Mental Health @ Home

A good question can get you thinking about yourself in ways that never might have crossed your mind before. A good psychological test will promote self-reflection, and may help you gain insights into the state of your mental health. This page includes a range of tests related to mental health that will hopefully help get… Continue reading Psychological Tests

A New Blogger’s Guide to WordPress

A new blogger's guide to Wordpress from Mental Health @ Home

Welcome to the WordPress community!  We’re happy to have you!  This new blogger’s guide contains tips to help you engage effectively with the community and have a more positive blogging experience. First up are some things that are useful to know about WordPress that you may not be aware of yet.  Next are some blogging etiquette… Continue reading A New Blogger’s Guide to WordPress

Social Justice, Equality & Human Rights

Social justice and equality

Social justice is: The objective of creating a fair and equal society in which each individual matters, their rights are recognized and protected, and decisions are made in ways that are fair and honest. Oxford Reference Social justice addresses the intersectional factors that cause some segments of society to be disadvantaged in terms of access,… Continue reading Social Justice, Equality & Human Rights

The Science Corner

The Science Corner: Pseudoscience, public health, & media literacy

With bachelor’s degrees in pharmacy and nursing, as well as a master’s in psychiatric nursing, I have a strong science background and I know how to read and understand a research paper. I also have a finely tuned bullshit-detector.  Debunking pseudoscience makes my mind do a happy dance, and here on The Science Corner, I invite… Continue reading The Science Corner