For the past two weeks I’ve had an internal debate about whether or not to watch the Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why. Normally I wouldn’t share my TV indulgences in a blog post because, well, who cares? However, this is different. If you have a tween or teen in your life, this matters. Pop culture […]
Regardless of political leanings, it’s safe to say that most of us feel the effects of the increased negativity in the political atmosphere. The tone of our public discourse continues to spiral downward. It seems our country is in the midst of an existential crisis, and it ain’t pretty. Frustration, defensiveness, and anger abound. In
Like many in my community I’m starting 2017 with a sense of trepidation and unease. The world feels much less safe for many of those I love, particularly those who are people of color, women, non-Christian, gay, trans, or all of the above. The world didn’t feel especially safe for these folks before, and now
The danger of high-functioning depression as told by a college student. A good reminder for clinicians that even if it doesn’t look like a duck or quack like a duck, it might still be a duck, or depression.