Some Facts for Advocacy

 Short primer on current statistics:Problems People with serious mental illness account for a disproportionate share of suicides, homelessness, violence, and incarceration. 18% of population over 18 (43 million) has ‘any’ mental illness.4% of population over 18 (10...

Which politician to support?

With permission by the author: Dede Ranahan I’m receiving surveys from the various 2020 candidates. I answer all of them. I tell them I’m a one-issue candidate – Serious Mental Illness (SMI). I say, “None of the candidates are talking...

Our Goal: Services and Care

Instead of using Mental Health Awareness Month to teach the public there is stigma to mental illness, let’s focus on demanding politicians create more housing, more clubhouses, more rehab programs, hire more doctors, build more facilities, and make transportation...