Meditation shows Promise in Relieving Anxiety and Depression

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By Kathleen Vogtle, NAMI Communications Coordinator For many, the concept of meditation instantly brings to mind the quintessential image of the Buddha sitting with utter tranquility in the pretzel-like lotus…

Andrew Solomon Depression, the secret we share

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Published on Dec 18, 2013 “The opposite of depression is not happiness, but vitality, and it was vitality that seemed to seep away from me in that moment.” In a…

Lessons from the Mental Hospital: Glennon Doyle Melton at TEDxTraverseCity

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Glennon believes that life is equal parts beautiful and brutal, and writes about the “brutiful” she finds in marriage, motherhood, faith, addiction and recovery. Glennon unleashes her wit, courage and…

TED Talk: Jackson Katz – Violence against women—it’s a men’s issue

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Domestic violence and sexual abuse are often called “women’s issues.” But in this bold, blunt talk, Jackson Katz points out that these are intrinsically men’s issues — and shows how…