Necessary Conversations / Second-Hand Shock / Uncategorized

Mental Illness: A Communicable Disease?

There has been an enormous amount of press and publicity about the Ebola virus and the lives this terrible communicable disease has recently claimed. The current statistic reports that presently┬áthe Ebola death toll nears 1,000 people worldwide. Thank goodness, steps are being taken to overcome┬áthis horrible killer. Lots of discussion, awareness, worry, work, research and … Continue reading

Necessary Conversations / Second-Hand Shock / Uncategorized

The Mad Ramblings of a Pedestal Professional

When I come into the door after a long day at the office, I am emotionally inverted. I feel as though my feelings have been sucked into a vacuum and I can hardly connect with my own family who needs my attention as well. Sometimes I feel numb. Sometimes I think that if one more person asks one more thing of me I will scream. Continue reading