FAMIA Blog

Too Deep, Yet Too Shallow

A year ago, one of our first blog posts compared emergency mental health services to emergency help for someone drowning. The post pointed out the absurdity of lifeguards using bureaucratic regulations to refuse help to

December 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Welcome to the Club!

The fifth Love You Forever workshop, held Saturday November 3rd, was a busy and emotional day. To those participants who are fairly new to the role of supporting a family member with serious mental illness,

November 10th, 2018|0 Comments

Giving Thanks

As Thanksgiving Day approaches, it may be difficult (if not impossible) to count your blessings when your life has been turned upside down by a serious mental illness in the family. We often find ourselves

October 4th, 2018|0 Comments