Recovering from Crisis
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Recovering from Crisis
When emotional, spiritual, and psychological crisis is at hand, these resources can be a helpful guide to successful recovery.
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Medical Bills Bankrupt Families of Mentally Ill Children

Medical Bills Bankrupt Families of Mentally Ill Children | Recovering from Crisis | Scoop.it
Study of Mental Health and Parity and Addiction Equity Act asks if law is "doing enough" to ease the financial burden.
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I would question the services this, and others, receive. They are wildly expensive, and have no proven track record of cure or recovery. What we need is a new approach, so that individuals can get the help they need, and the family doe not go broke paying for services that do not work, or are even harmful.  pjd

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“Straight Up Proud” Of A Proven Mental Health Model | The Clubhouse Model

“Straight Up Proud” Of A Proven Mental Health Model | The Clubhouse Model | Recovering from Crisis | Scoop.it

North Carolina - setting the bar for clubhouses in the mental health field?

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"It’s called the clubhouse model, and it was introduced 64 years ago with the opening of Fountain House in New York City. There are now more than 300 clubhouses around the world, eight in North Carolina, which follow standards set by the International Center for Clubhouse Development."

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NARPA - National Association for Rights Protection and Advocacy

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Great source of iformation and community action --

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Madness, Creativity, and Religious Experience | Psychology Today

Madness, Creativity, and Religious Experience | Psychology Today | Recovering from Crisis | Scoop.it
Psychosis is more than just a marker of mental illness. By Neel Burton, M.D....
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Decoding Psychotic Delusions: The Push to Find Meaning in 'Mental Differences,' Not Mental Disability | Healthland | TIME.com

Decoding Psychotic Delusions: The Push to Find Meaning in 'Mental Differences,' Not Mental Disability | Healthland | TIME.com | Recovering from Crisis | Scoop.it
Do psychotic symptoms like hallucinations have meaning, or are they just the products of a broken brain that misfires neurons?
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