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Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP)

  • July 18, 2012

Wellness Recovery Action Planning, or WRAP, is an evidence-based system that is used worldwide by people who are dealing with mental... Continue Reading

Meet Comedian Joshua Walters

  • July 11, 2012

Joshua Walters, a comedian living with bipolar disorder, chats with host Shannon Eliot about art, theatre, mental health empowerment, and his... Continue Reading

Mask Healing


The creative use of a mask-making workshop to help people living with mental health difficulties to have transformative experiences and change... Continue Reading

Spirituality and Wellness


Join host Shannon Eliot as she chats with PEERS Spirituality Liaison Minister Monique Tarver and BOSS Executive Director boona cheema as... Continue Reading

The Making of “Shine”


Join host Shannon Eliot as she interviews Dan Reilly, Director of Shine, a documentary that highlights the inspirational and personal stories of three... Continue Reading

Rap Therapy


Beats, Rhymes, and Life, or BRL, is an Oakland-based community organization that aims to promote mental health and wellness among youth... Continue Reading

Bridge Over Troubled Waters


Host Barbara Meyers chats with guests Gigi Crowder and Pastor Horacio Jones about a specialized training in Alameda County aimed at... Continue Reading

Children and Psychiatric Medication

  • May 30, 2012

Much controversy exists around the increasing numbers of psychiatric prescriptions for children. When is it appropriate — and not appropriate —... Continue Reading

Crisis Intervention Training

  • May 20, 2012

Crisis Intervention Training, or CIT, is a program that trains police officers on how to better understand and interact with people... Continue Reading