Cultural and Ethnic Identity in My Family of Origin

I took a family therapy class this summer and we had to write a paper about where we came from, our families of origin. This is what I wrote. It’s pretty rough but I’m glad I wrote down the basics and the heart of things for me. There was an … Continue reading

Alternatives to Psychiatry Video in Santiago, Chile

This video was shot back in January of 2015 in Santiago, Chile at the Alternatives to Psychiatry Conference. There is a crowd of at least 150 Chileans packed into a community center listening to our talk. The woman translating is the amazing Happy Lee del Canto Sabag. The man speaking with … Continue reading

“Divine Mission” 3 Minute Audio Spoken Word On Madness

Hey this is a short audio piece that’s taken from an interview I did when I was on book tour. It’s a story about getting locked up in the psych ward for thinking I was on a divine mission. The Bipolar World “Divine Mission” (excerpt) Radio documentary. Produced by Mooj Zadie. … Continue reading