The Wounded Healers: image of hearts passing between outstretched hands
Mental health, Wounded healers

Wounded Healer Interviews: Wrae Sanders

The wounded healer interview series features people who've dealt with significant mental health challenges, and who also work in a helping role to support the mental health of others. This interview is with Wrae Sanders of One Blog, One Day at a Time.   1) Tell us a bit about you, the helping field you’re… Continue reading Wounded Healer Interviews: Wrae Sanders

Emerging blogger, Mental health

Emerging Blogger Series: HealthComesFirst!!! Blogger.

The emerging blogger series is aimed at community building through giving mental health bloggers who are early in their blogging evolution the opportunity to have their work seen by a wider audience.  It's also a way to introduce you as a reader to some newer members of our community. This post is by HealthComesFirst!!! Blogger.… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: HealthComesFirst!!! Blogger.

SAMHSA: Behavioral health is essential to health
Mental health, Stigma

Is there something wrong with “behavioral health”?

In my local health care system in Canada, the term behavioral health isn't used, but I've seen it used a fair bit in the context of other mental health systems.  As far as I can tell it's mostly an American term.  Since it's relatively new to me, I tend to consider it from a more… Continue reading Is there something wrong with “behavioral health”?