Monthly Archives: May 2017

Where is Dan?

My son Dan’s twenty-eighth birthday is in a couple of days, so I thought I’d share this post written in November 2013. He continues to do well after suffering with severe OCD almost nine years ago – and I continue … Continue reading

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1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk

From the IOCDF website: Each year, members of the OCD community from across the country — including individuals with OCD, mental health professionals, friends, family members, coworkers, children, and even four-legged friends (dogs must be on a leash, of course) … Continue reading

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OCD and Transitions

As we enter this season of college and high school graduations, I’d like to share a post I wrote in May 2012, shortly after my son Dan graduated college… A few days ago my son Dan graduated college. My last … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Channel on Vimeo

In honor of Mental Health Awareness Month, Vimeo has posted 24 short films related to various areas of mental health. Check them out! You can find the videos here: https://vimeo.com/channels/mentalhealthawareness

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A Mother’s Day Post

On Mother’s Day I often share this post that I wrote in 2011…. If you ask mothers what they want for their children, most would say, “I just want them to be healthy and happy.”  Truly, isn’t that what we … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Month – May 2017

Though it’s not specific to OCD, I’d like to share this recent article I wrote…. May is Mental Health Awareness Month. In researching this yearly event I was surprised to learn that it started back in the 1940’s as a … Continue reading

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