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NEW MENTAL HEALTH RECOVERY STORIES

An Extra Mile: Preserving the Literary Legacy of a Brother Who Died by Suicide
by Glenn Holsten

What Story Will You Tell?

Four Virtual Mini Writing Retreats led by Xandra O’Neill and Ruth Clark

Every time we sit down to write, we sit down to tell a story. In these writing retreats, we will explore different ways of deciding what story to tell, and how to tell it. Each retreat works as a standalone, and if you join us for all four, you will find that there are threads that weave them all together.

February 20, 2021
May 15, 2021
August 21, 2021
November 20, 2021

What Story Will You Tell?

Four Virtual Mini Writing Retreats led by Xandra O’Neill and Ruth Clark

Every time we sit down to write, we sit down to tell a story. In these writing retreats, we will explore different ways of deciding what story to tell, and how to tell it. Each retreat works as a standalone, and if you join us for all four, you will find that there are threads that weave them all together.

February 20, 2021
May 15, 2021
August 21, 2021
November 20, 2021

MORE MENTAL HEALTH RECOVERY STORIES

The Gentler Lessons of a Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis

The Gentler Lessons of a Bipolar Disorder Diagnosis

Shortly after her first hospitalization and diagnosis of bipolar, Jocelyn fell into a deep depression. While in the hospital, Jocelyn was guided by the beauty of an orchid, sitting on her window sill. Jocelyn found ways to find beauty day to day to help cope with depression and diagnosis, along with therapy and medication. Read more about her story!

Mental Health & Hope For The Future

The COVID-19 pandemic is creating a world that will be forever changed and that is ever-challenging.

We at OC87 Recovery Diaries are wholeheartedly committed to providing you with personal stories and films related to the pandemic that may help provide you with inspiration and hope during this extremely difficult time.

Please feel free to share any of this content with friends or family who may need an extra dose of mental health, empowerment, and change.

Mental Health & Hope For The Future

The COVID-19 pandemic is creating a world that will be forever changed and that is ever-challenging.

We at OC87 Recovery Diaries are wholeheartedly committed to providing you with personal stories and films related to the pandemic that may help provide you with inspiration and hope during this extremely difficult time.

Please feel free to share any of this content with friends or family who may need an extra dose of mental health, empowerment, and change.

ORIGINAL MENTAL HEALTH RECOVERY FILMS

MENTAL HEALTH PODCAST

ESSAYS ON MENTAL HEALTH RECOVERY

ECT and Me

ECT and Me

Evelyn Sachs won’t stand for electroconvulsive therapy being just another cheap “Cuckoo’s Nest” reference; it has helped with her bipolar depression.

A Must-See For First Responder Mental Health Training

Stirring stories of real first responders who have struggled with mental health challenges and came out on the other side.

These brave men and women demonstrate that seeking help is a strength, not a weakness, and that hope and recovery are possible.

Make a pay what you can donation for a DVD or digital download of these eight short films.

A Must-See For First Responder Mental Health Training

Stirring stories of real first responders who have struggled with mental health challenges and came out on the other side.

These brave men and women demonstrate that seeking help is a strength, not a weakness, and that hope and recovery are possible.

Make a pay what you can donation for a DVD or digital download of these eight short films.