Where Do We Get Our Mental Health Stories Anyway?    

Posted on30 Jul 2016
When asking where our stories or “narratives” mental health come from, the most obvious answer is simply:  Our lives, duh! Most commonly, someone’s story of mental health is understood as simply a descriptive account arising from and reflecting upon a series of objective life events. For instance, someone might say: ‘I...
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Is It Time For a Bigger Conversation about Mental Health?

Posted on05 Jul 2016
One of the most common things people say about mental health is that we need to talk about it more – and more openly (and with less stigma). And they’re right, of course. Secrecy, shame and harsh judgment make any situation – however hard – that much harder. That’s especially true of...
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