Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Training for First Responder

Op-Ed by Guy Beales, President of NAMI Massachusetts appears in the Fitchburg Sentinel & Enterprise November 13, 2011 Training aims to keep mentally ill out of jails Op Ed – Training aims to keep mentally ill out of jails – Sentinel, 2011 Nov. 13 (PDF) Katina Caraganis’s article, “First responders: More training needed for those…

Journal Entry – Guest Blog post

Journal Entry by m10812 UGH, longest day ever in Day Treatment… I hate how I feel; fat, bloated, irritable, sad, exhausted (depression or menopause; doesn’t matter, the symptoms for both are almost identical), skin and everything else totally dried out, worrying non-stop about everything and nothing until I want to scream STOP.  Jeez, with all these amazing…