Video Library

Stories of Recovery

ADHD

Val discusses her ADHD and school.

Anxiety

Reversing self-stigma was key to Rick's recovery with depress

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

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

Borderline Personality Disorder

Elizabeth talks about self-harm, dissociative disorder

Elizabeth talks about recovery with borderline personality di

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

Disclosing her eating disorder led to closer ties with family

Eating disorder and addictions overcome through hard work.

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

Mood Disorders

Chevon finds self acceptance a key to her resilience.

Charles deals with anger over family and community trauma.

Claire shares how she found relief from depression.

OCD

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

Alex's story of intrusive thoughts and finding the help he ne

Bailey's recovery includes helping young girls with OCD.

Schizoaffective Disorder

Mackenzie shares her story of recovery from schizoaffective d

Nneka and Lind

Schizoaffective disorder masked by substance abuse. 

Substance Use Disorders

Sarah discusses her recovery from addiction and peer support.

John finally accepted his alcoholism & changed his life.

Recovery with eating disorder, bipolar & addictions. 

Talking without Labels

Understanding dissonance between his mind and the outside wor

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

Trauma

Courtney describes trauma and addiction and life in recovery.

Grief led to depression and addiction - self-acceptance and c

Sarah discusses her recovery from addiction and peer support.

Youth and Parent Perspective

Parenting kids challenged

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

Christopher discusses his experience with OCD and his own mes

Strategies for Recovery

Classroom Strategies

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Care and activation response to sadness. 1st Grade

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Strategy to engage all students in discussions. 3rd Grade

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Using assignment as context for connection. 1st Grade

Collaborative: School, Provider and Parents

Collaboration supports levels of care, meds & resilience.

Parent, school & provider communication key to success.

Does Disclosing Help?

Brandon discusses the many effects of bullying that led to ot

Disclosing her eating disorder led to closer ties with family

The pros and cons of disclosing mental illness.

Groups and Communities

Clubhouses are environments where strengths are nurtured. 

Support groups play big role in recovery & for families.

A video documenting the positive and negatives experiences of

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

Movement therapy to address physical & emotional trauma.

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

Finding the right help is a journey worth taking!

Supporting Recovery In the Classroom

Randy discusses mood disorders and youth

Randy discloses mental illness to reach out to youth.

The Road of Recovery

Grief led to depression and addiction - self-acceptance and c

Reversing self-stigma was key to Rick's recovery with depress

Sarah discusses her recovery from addiction and peer support.

Working with Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Tips for effective MH services for people who are deaf.

Workplace

Chris and Ellie discuss the importance of reducing stigma wit

A video documenting the positive and negatives experiences of

A TED talk style video highlighting the 5 stages of compassio