Stories of recovery -

Stamatia Pappas
Stamatia Pappas
May 18, 2013
A family credits recovery from schizoaffective disorder to relatively early intervention, the right medication, never losing hope and a great...
Albert Bensimon lives with depression
Albert Bensimon
March 01, 2013
From a family affected by mental illness, this man supports research to make a difference From The Quarterly, Winter 2013 On February 29, 2000,...
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation Acting President & CEO Jeffrey Borenstein; Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, Canada, David C. Onley, his wife, Ruth Ann Onley, a recording artist and performer, Hon. John Milloy, Member of Provincial Parliament from Kitchener Centre, Minister of Training and Social Services, Walgreen Co. Team Member Gary Motbriand; 2009 Productive Lives Award Honoree J. Randolph Lewis, Senior Vice President, Supply Chain & Logistics, Walgreen Co.
Walgreen Co.
January 17, 2013
As research brings about significant progress in better understanding what causes mental illness and how to effectively treat it, strides are...
Edi Guyton - On CNN with Helen Mayberg and Paul Holtzheimer - using deep brain stimulation to treat depression
Edi Guyton on CNN
December 17, 2012
From The Quarterly, Fall 2012 Earlier this year, in April, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Chief Medical Correspondent for ‘CNN Presents,’ produced a special...
Edi Guyton, lives with depression
Edi Guyton
December 17, 2012
A woman explains why she finally agreed to try deep brain stimulation for her depression. From The Quarterly, Fall 2012 As a Ph.D. who rose to head...
Danielle Zavala, 26-year old from Austin Texas living a productive life, recovering from borderline personality disorder
Danielle Zavala
October 17, 2012
A young woman with borderline personality disorder uses social media to transform the pain of her experience into benefit for others. From The...
Ruth Deming, award-winning writer and psychotherapist and director of New Directions of Abington, PA lives with bipolar disorder
Ruth Deming (right)
August 07, 2012
Ruth Deming is an award-winning writer and psychotherapist and director of New Directions of Abington, PA, a nonprofit organization she started in...
David, living with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
David
June 29, 2012
David spent the first half of his life as a sweet, if somewhat hyper, child who enjoyed drawing. The second half he has spent as a struggling and...
Janet Susin, president of the Queens/Nassau chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness
Janet Susin
June 08, 2012
From The Quarterly, Spring 2012 Like many donors to the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation, Janet and Myron Susin of Long Island, New York,...
Neil Barber, lives with schizophrenia
Neil Barber
March 20, 2012
The summer before Neil Barber’s junior year in high school, he and three of his buddies decided to experiment with marijuana. Neil’s dad, Greg,...

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