Today, I am in remission. I know that ‘remission’ is not a word often associated with mental health. But I think it should be. Remission is defined as, “a temporary diminution of the severity of disease or pain.” I am still on medication. I see a therapist and GP every week. I see a case… Continue reading The Stigma of Remission
I am taking time out from my usual mental health awareness posts, to discuss the proposed legislation changes in Australia in regards to marriage. This is a topic about which I am extremely passionate, and I believe that we need to consider some of the facts regarding this issue. For the purposes of this discussion,… Continue reading Voting No? Read this First.
Today, I am sad to be part of this world. I am sad to be part of a world where the suffering of others has become a second, or third, or fourth priority - if a priority at all. Where has our humanity gone? Where is our empathy and concern for our fellow man? Recently, I… Continue reading Cocktails Over Compassion