March 24, 2014
"It isn’t a punishment, it isn’t a weakness,” says Sue Wright, speaking about her depression. She is proof, she says, that depression is a mental...
March 05, 2014
A mother beams as her son, lives with Asperger's syndrome and schizophrenia, courageously lives his dream to become an inventor
From The Quarterly,...
Victim to Victor by Ms. O'Neill
February 24, 2014
The vitality that got Irene O’Neill voted “most energetic” by her high school graduating class 40 years ago infuses her life today. Five days a week...
Arthur Peck and his family
January 27, 2014
A Family’s Struggles with Depression and their Good Fortune in Overcoming Its Grip
From The Quarterly, Spring 2014
The Peck siblings—Wendy, Amy, and...
October 22, 2013
Staying the course to get the right treatments, and having lots of support, lets this man enjoy his family again
From The Quarterly, Fall 2013
The Ehrlichs with Dr. Kim
September 24, 2013
In August, Harryet and Stuart Ehrlich took a mini-vacation from their home in New Jersey to Baltimore, MD. The highlight of their trip was a stop at...
Miriam Katowitz and Arthur Radin
August 15, 2013
Love, support and good education: not enough to preclude mental illness in this family, but enough to help them cultivate recovery
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May 18, 2013
A family credits recovery from schizoaffective disorder to relatively early intervention, the right medication, never losing hope and a great...
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,...
January 17, 2013
As research brings about significant progress in better understanding what causes mental illness and how to effectively treat it, strides are...