Resource Pages

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.

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Stop Stigma

Stop mental illness stigma

Mental illness may be difficult to live with, but the associated stigma can be even more challenging.  It’s time to let the light in to shine on those of us working hard every day to make the most of the hand that mental illness has dealt us.  We all have the power to be stigma… Continue reading Stop Stigma

The Science Corner: Debunking Pseudoscience

The Science Corner: Debunking Pseudoscience - Mental Health @ Home

With bachelor’s degrees in pharmacy and nursing, as well as a master’s in psychiatric nursing, I’ve spent a lot of time in school.  I have a strong science background and I know how to read and understand a research paper. All of that combined means I have a finely tuned bullshit-detector.  Debunking pseudoscience makes my… Continue reading The Science Corner: Debunking Pseudoscience

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, and Social Problems

Social justice and equality, with a word cloud of related terms

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 intersectionality of factors that cause some segments of society to be disadvantaged in terms of… Continue reading Social Justice, Equality, and Social Problems

Psychological Tests

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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