Video Library

Stories of Recovery

ADHD

Eating disorder and addictions overcome through hard work.

Val discusses her ADHD and school.

Anxiety

Simone recalls her struggles in school.

Love of art and DBT helped Tara work through her anxiety.

Sumi tells his story of bullying and OCD and his recovery.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Debbie discovers her deaf identity and help for mental illnes

Peer specialist adds wisdom to parenting & deaf commmunit

Eating Disorder

Eating disorder and addictions overcome through hard work.

Hear Denise's joy in recovery with OCD and Eating Disorder.

Mood Disorders

Sidetracked by bipolar mania discovers recovery.

Rosa drops out of school as others miss her illness.

Marissa overcomes cutting and more with support from coach.

OCD

Ali and Alec learned how to minimize OCD's impact.

Scrupulosity, a form of OCD, overcame Rachel after a traumati

Supporting OCD recovery and speaking out to end stigma.

Schizoaffective Disorder

Nneka and Lind

Schizoaffective disorder masked by substance abuse. 

A hopeful future living with schizoaffective disorder.

Substance Use Disorders

John finally accepted his alcoholism & changed his life.

Recovery with eating disorder, bipolar & addictions. 

Mark overcame substance abuse & helps fellow veterans.

Talking without Labels

Discover strengths in recovery- illness doesn't define you.

Trauma

Journey of trauma & depression recovery from youth to now

Meggie shares her path of recovery from early trauma.

Youth and Parent Perspective

Sumi tells his story of bullying and OCD and his recovery.

Simone recalls her struggles in school.

Meggie shares her path of recovery from early trauma.

Strategies for Recovery

Classroom Strategies

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Build competence via self assessment. Kindergarten

Anxiety at School - #3 Exposure 

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Behavior skills via positive feedback. Kindergarten

Collaborative: School, Provider and Parents

Collaboration supports levels of care, meds & resilience.

Parent, school & provider communication key to success.

Does Disclosing Help?

Sharing one's story depends on weighing pros and cons.

Should I talk about my child's illness?

Disclosure can be healthy- get support for wise choices. 

Groups and Communities

Clubhouses are environments where strengths are nurtured. 

Support groups play big role in recovery & for families.

Parenting

Clubhouses are environments where strengths are nurtured. 

Support groups play big role in recovery & for families.

People share role of art & art therapy in their recovery.

Specific Therapies

Stories share thoughts on aspects of Dialectical Behavior The

Movement therapy to address physical & emotional trauma.

People share role of art & art therapy in their recovery.

Supporting Recovery In the Classroom

Simone recalls her struggles in school.

The Road of Recovery

Facing possible relapse with your strengths and resources.

Working with Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Tips for effective MH services for people who are deaf.

Workplace

Workplace experiences of mental health barriers & support