Speak Up: National Day Without Stigma

Today is National Day Without Stigma! I'm sharing some information put together by Active Minds. I hope you'll join in and spread the word... National Day Without Stigma is a program of Active Minds, Inc. that falls during Mental Health Awareness Week (October 5-11, 2014). National Day Without Stigma is part of an ongoing effort … Continue reading Speak Up: National Day Without Stigma

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Help Spread the Word: National Day Without Stigma

Monday, October 6 is National Day Without Stigma. This is a wonderful idea started by Active Minds, a¬†nonprofit organization that empowers students to speak openly about mental health. I've just stumbled upon this org, and am so glad it exists. As I've mentioned in my book, suicide is now the number two cause of death … Continue reading Help Spread the Word: National Day Without Stigma

Another Kind of Free: Virtual Book Launch Party Recording

On Friday, September 12, 2014, Another Kind of Free: Suicide Prevention in the Wake of Robin Williams' Death had its official launch. My publisher, Angela Lauria, of Difference Press, interviewed me during the day-long virtual launch party. We laughed; we cried; we had a ball for an amazingly quick forty-five minutes. Along with readings of … Continue reading Another Kind of Free: Virtual Book Launch Party Recording

Amazon Bestseller – Another Kind of Free: Suicide Prevention in the Wake of Robin Williams’ Suicide

I'm proud to announce that my memoir, Another Kind of Free: Suicide Prevention in the Wake of Robin Williams' Death, was a #1 bestseller in the Suicide category on Wednesday, September 10, National Suicide Prevention Day. Woo-hoo! It is currently hovering around #3 in the same category. This is great; hopefully more people who need … Continue reading Amazon Bestseller – Another Kind of Free: Suicide Prevention in the Wake of Robin Williams’ Suicide