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The Mental Patient Next Door

An insider's view on mental illness and wellness.

Who Is the Mental Patient Next Door?

I have spent the majority of my life being ashamed of what I went through. I’ve been hiding an…

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I am writing this not as a Democrat or Republican, but a person. A person who happens to live…

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Turning My Pain Into My Power

Some people say that comedy is pain plus time and I must admit when it comes to my standup…

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Don’t Take Yourself So Seriously

When it comes to mental health I think sometimes we can get tunnel vision focusing on the medications, the…

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Thank You Patty Duke!

This week we lost a very special person and a hero to the mental health community, Patty Duke. Most…

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Chocolate Pudding In Heaven Is Available On Amazon

Check out this short and fun video from Maggie Newcomb promoting her new book on Amazon. Bonus: you get…

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How Do We Talk About Mental Illness?

Is it okay to ask somebody about their mental illness? Is it okay to talk about your own mental…

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Imagine out of nowhere your 16 year-old daughter or son has a severe mental breakdown and needs to be…

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Letting Go of Perfection

Since I gave my publisher the final approval to print my book and set it up on Amazon for…

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I See a Therapist…and That’s Okay!

Why is it okay to tell people that you are going to the dentist, but not okay to tell…

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