Video Library

Stories of Recovery

ADHD

Val discusses her ADHD and school.

Anxiety

Lena tells her story of trauma, anxiety and life in recovery.

Simone recalls her struggles in school.

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

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

A hopeful future living with schizoaffective disorder.

Nneka and Lind

Schizoaffective disorder masked by substance abuse. 

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.

Lena tells her story of trauma, anxiety and life in recovery.

Youth and Parent Perspective

Meggie shares her path of recovery from early trauma.

Simone recalls her struggles in school.

A hopeful future living with schizoaffective disorder.

Strategies for Recovery

Classroom Strategies

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Example of behaviors tied to past trauma. Kindergarten

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Create belonging via noticing. Kindergarten

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Strategy to manage transitions. 3rd grade

Collaborative: School, Provider and Parents

Parent, school & provider communication key to success.

Collaboration supports levels of care, meds & resilience.

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

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

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