Mass Shootings and Our COLLECTIVE ‘Mental Illness’

What’s really behind mass shootings?

Shawn Henfling: It Has Transformed Me, Completely

Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate on what and how contemporary fathers do what they do, we’d like to bring […]

How Prisons Abuse People with Mental Illness: This Is Crazy

Criminalizing mentally ill people often results in horrific, barbaric inhumane treatment we simply can’t abide anymore.

Suicide Through the Cracks: the One the System Missed

This is what suicide looks like, when you would do anything to make the pain go away.

When Mental Illness Is The 3rd Person In Your Relationship

James Woodruff on masculinity and depression, and how you can deal with it within your relationship.

If a Friend Needed Help to Stay Alive Would You Know?

If we can’t talk about suicide how will we ever learn to see the warning signs in time to make a difference?

I Think Of Suicide Like You Think Of Changing Jobs

Thinking often of suicide doesn’t make you suicidal.  Letting it plant roots in your mind is what pushes you over the edge. — I consider suicide. I write that in the present tense because that is the reality of my existence. I consider ending my own life. It’s not an every day occurrence, but the […]

Behind the Badge: Are Guards Prepared to Rehabilitate Our Nation’s Prisoners?

How much are guards doing for the well-being of men and women behind bars? Brittni Brown examines the statistics.

Violence and Mental Illness Among Men Is A Serious Epidemic That Must Be Addressed

More White, upscale young men are targeting innocent victims totally removed from their often-privileged worlds.

My Life of Suicide

Ray Jennings knew he needed to end it. But that was only the beginning.

Everything Does Happen for a Reason

Chances are you will have heard the cliché, “Everything happens for a reason.” The hard part is trying to find the reason.

Men, Help and Masculinity

Does asking for help negate your manhood?

Parenting, Mental Illness and Losing Myself

Parenting is hard enough without the added difficulty of a mental illness.

My Depression Is Not Me and I Am Not My Depression

Cabot O’Callaghan takes us into the ice cave of despair where the fire of his soul burns brightly.

How Anxiety Feels

Hannah Gordon takes us inside the anxious mind.