Health Reform and Mental Illness

In the November 2010 Issue of Psychiatric Services is a Special Section on Health Reform and Mental Illness with several articles. The links to the articles have been provided here. Introduction to the Special Section http://psychservices.psychiatryonline.org/cgi/content/full/61/11/1073 Health Care Reform and Mental Health Care Delivery http://ps.psychiatryonline.org/cgi/content/full/ps;61/11/1063 Regulating a Health Insurance Exchange: Implications for Individuals With Mental…

Recap of the NAMI Mass Convention

Over 350 people attended the 28th Annual NAMI Mass convention.  Here is a recap of the days events including awards and recognitions. Agenda 2010 NAMI Mass Convention Saturday, October 30, 2010 8am to 10am                      Registration 8am to 11am                      Board and Bylaw Voting Marquis Room 8am to 4:00pm                  Consumer Art Marketplace and Exhibitors Hall Open Terrace…

What Family to Family has done for me

The summer of 2001 I had my expectations of the future and all of my dreams shatter in the time it took the doctor to say, “Timmy has Schizophrenia.” Nothing I have ever learned in life prepared me for my son’s total break with reality. There were no parenting books out there to tell me…