I was talking to a good friend today, and as I listened to him talk about the challenges with his very young daughter, tones of societal judgements of “mental illness” poured in. I hate the words “mental illness”, with a passion. The stigmas associated with those words are so negative and ill informed. Most people […]

The Stigmas Of Mental Illness & Neurological Disorders

This might be a controversial post. And while I don’t plan to offend anybody, I do plan to be brutally honest and speak the truth so be prepared for that.   Having conversations with your Doctor(s) is imperative to getting the outcomes you want, using the treatment methods you want. Not all doctors are created […]

Educating Your Doctors For Better Treatment

Is Your Brain Toxic? Brain health is responsible for so many things- like mood regulation, cognitive function, ability to focus, decision making, sleep function, and more. And preserving it’s well-being is highly overlooked. Most people who I’ve come across that are trying to live a more natural life are quick to do things that support […]

Is Your Brain Toxic?

Read Part 1 Of Our Journey Here!   By summer of 2014 we were looking to move and that was at the forefront of business. I got my middle two daughters involved in a youth program in our local community earlier that spring, and it was going well until there were some issues with other […]

Our Journey Part 2

Our journey to discovering ADHD (along with ODD & Type 1 Diabetes) was long, exhausting, and seemingly never-ending. 4 of my 5 kids have ADHD, although they all have different forms/combinations. NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) and many other sources state there are 3 forms of ADHD : Primarily Hyperactive and Impulsive Primarily Inattentive […]

Our Journey Part 1