Caregiving Complications and Light

Caregiving Complications and Light

Guest blogger Rebekah Benimoff has experienced her share of caregiving complications as she watches over a son with diabetes and her military veteran husband who lives with PTSD. Today, she shares what she’s learned about where to find complete understanding for...
Shouting PTSD Awareness from the Mountaintop

Shouting PTSD Awareness from the Mountaintop

In the small midwestern town where I grew up during the 1960s, the words cancer, pregnant, divorce, sex, and mental illness were always spoken in whispers, accompanied by dark looks,  furtive glances, and the covering of children’s ears. Yes, I am that old. So...
Childhood Depression: What Are the Signs?

Childhood Depression: What Are the Signs?

Childhood depression is a real and growing concern in modern culture. As parents, we sometimes ignore signs of depression in our kids because we don’t want to believe mental illness can affect them. But rates of childhood depression in our country are growing,...