by patricia.deegan on Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:51pm

12-step recovery programs have long understood that making amends to those we have harmed, even when intoxicated, is a vital part of the recovery process.

by patricia.deegan on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 9:52am

I was recently asked my opinion about the popularity of "What Schizophrenia Sounds Like" YouTube videos. The student asked: 

by patricia.deegan on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 9:54am

Peer Specialists are an emerging workforce in behavioral health.

by patricia.deegan on Friday, January 27, 2017 - 3:20pm

This week I conducted my first 75 minute webinar for peer specialists who wanted to earn continuing education credits to maintain their certification.

by patricia.deegan on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 - 6:53pm

I have been meaning to write this post for at least 4 years. It's easy to get too busy and to forget the small things.

by patricia.deegan on Friday, December 11, 2015 - 8:27am

Each month we create a new homepage in our Recovery Library.  A homepage brings together a variety of types of media to create a story.

by patricia.deegan on Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 12:55pm

The phrase low functioning is pejorative, despite the fact that it is widely used in behavioral health.

by patricia.deegan on Friday, September 18, 2015 - 10:36am

Those of us who survived child abuse learned to fear and "leave" our bodies. Adopting new health behaviors means daring to return to our bodies again, and rediscovering our body as a safe place.

by patricia.deegan on Monday, September 14, 2015 - 7:50am

On July 26th, 1990 President George H. W.

by patricia.deegan on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 12:42pm

This week I had an opportunity to advise Oliver Platt on his role in a new television spinoff that will be called

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