ROBIN WILLIAMS’ SUICIDE – HERE’S THE REAL MESSAGE

You may know that I was Director of Development NAMI Queens Nassau ten years ago and also ran a group there.  Some of my clients now are mentally ill and also see mental healthcare professionals. I am always trying to spread awareness and fight stigma against mental illness.  The piece below is the best I’ve seen written on … More ROBIN WILLIAMS’ SUICIDE – HERE’S THE REAL MESSAGE

Accelerate Resilience in Spirit!

 To all my friends recently touched by destruction and dire circumstances, as our collective prayers, thoughts and actions aid recovery from Superstorm Sandy, and to all of my friends not  in the New York Metro area, let’s remember we can always accelerate resilience in spirit with these simple steps: • Set specific goals that are attainable.  Take baby … More Accelerate Resilience in Spirit!

Gratefulness to Overcome Overwhelm Post Sandy

 Horror stories, boats in houses, boardwalks in front yards, no power means no heat too; it’s cold in NY now.  I’m booting up in nearby town of Rockville Centre that has the business district hopping with electric.  A sense of community, repair, boredom, hopelessness and overwhelm for some.  Homelessness, shelters and evacuations are no fun. … More Gratefulness to Overcome Overwhelm Post Sandy