Go Where The People Are

Taking mental health out of the medical center and into the community, where the people are, is a mantra for Columbia Professor and colleague, Dr Sidney Hankerson This year’s inaugural speaker for... Read More

Words Matter

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about hope I referenced multiple challenges in this world right now that are sparring with hope, including "riots in Chicago" I hit submit Within moments I had a... Read More

World Mental Health Day 2020

Tomorrow, October 10th, is World Mental Health Day Initiated in 1992 by the World Federation for Mental Health, World Mental Health Day creates awareness about mental health and mental illness The... Read More

Lose Hope, Game Over

Lose hope Game over The words of a dear friend ring in my ears these days But it's hard to stay hopeful Just when it seems like things cannot get worse, they do The US Presidential debate was a... Read More


Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg bid the world farewell last Friday as Jews around the world welcomed in the new year The Notorious RBG is the second woman to serve on the Supreme Court and is the... Read More

Shanah Tovah!

This evening's setting sun ushers in Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year It marks the beginning of the High Holy Days for Jews around the world, which continue for 10 days and culminate on Yom... Read More

Vacation Anyone?

I tried earlier this summer to take vacation I started with two weeks Before the first day of the scheduled time off, I had already made a few exceptions to the plan and agreed to join several work... Read More

If French Fries are Wrong…

If french fries are wrong, I don't want to be right Printed on the side of a beach bag in a store window, this line made me laugh The truth is I love french fries Actually I am good with... Read More