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State Mental Health Hospitals – Lost in the Past

The padded room. The straight jacket. The nurses tightening the leather confines on a writhing patient. That is the image that comes to my mind when I hear “state mental health hospital.” Unfortunate as it may be, this is not … Continue reading

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Peer Mentoring and Mental Health Recovery

A peer mentor is typically seen as someone to look up to in a professional sense; someone who knows the ropes, someone to guide you, someone to protect you from making the mistakes they made, and someone to go to … Continue reading

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