May is Mental Health Awareness Month

As Americans don their swim suits and dust off their bbq’s this weekend, it is worth noting that May is Mental Health Awareness month Perhaps not a coincidence that May also ends with Memorial Day,... Read More


I generally have little patience for underwear masquerading as fashion This past Sunday was another story I saw bras decorated with pom poms, covered with neon paint, and layered with buttons, pipe... Read More

Patrick Roche, Spoken Word Poet

This past week Columbia Psychiatry hosted its annual Gray Matters Luncheon With the Plaza ballroom filled to capacity, Patrick Roche silenced the clanking of silverware and even halted the checking... Read More

This one’s for you, Mom!

Mothers: one way or another, we all have one And the majority of women in the world will, one way or another, become one over the course of a lifetime This Sunday is Mother’s Day in the US, and I... Read More