by patricia.deegan on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 10:17pm
It's with a combination of joy and sadness that I let you know John Nishinaga has left his position with my company to devote himself more fully to seeking stillness in a Buddhist Monastery.  ...
by patricia.deegan on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 - 12:05pm
I had the pleasure of speaking with Gregg Fairbrothers and Catalina Gorla at Forbes.  Check out Part 1 of the 2 part series about my work.   It's funny because I never have had an interest...
by patricia.deegan on Monday, September 24, 2012 - 1:33pm
Telecare Corporation featured their work with CommonGround in a recent 2012 Annual Report titled Anticipating and Mastering Change.  Telecare has been championing recovery since the 1960's...
by patricia.deegan on Friday, September 21, 2012 - 4:35pm
There’s nothing like a good story to convey hope for recovery.  Everyone one of us has a story to tell.  The lives we have lived on our Recovery Journey are full of lessons learned,...
by patricia.deegan on Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 12:54pm
In 1995 I wrote a keynote address titled, Recovery as a Journey of the Heart.  Eventually the paper was published.  Now Caroline Fei-Yeng Kwok has translated excerpts into Chinese....
by patricia.deegan on Sunday, September 16, 2012 - 11:55am
Thomas Szasz, the great critic of psychiatry and champion of individual liberty, died on September 8, 2012. I remember picking up his book, The Myth of Mental Illness, a few years after I had been...
by patricia.deegan on Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 7:31pm
In October of 2012, we will be launching a beta version of a new product, Recovery Library.  Under the direction of Community Care Behavioral Health, 53-agencies in Pennsylvania will participate...
by patricia.deegan on Monday, August 13, 2012 - 7:47pm
..excerpted from my lecture: Remember My Name   I remember the first time I met God in the tomb. I was in a mental hospital. I was laid out on a cold white sheet, in a Thorazine induced...
by patricia.deegan on Monday, July 30, 2012 - 2:54pm
We are pleased to announce that Horizon House's Wellness Alliance achieved their GoLive in Philadelphia today!  The red ribbon on the peer run Decision Support Center was officially cut and...
by patricia.deegan on Friday, July 27, 2012 - 1:00pm
An April 2012 report from HHS examined the level of evidence based services used by adult Medicaid beneficiaries diagnosed with bipolar disorder or schizophrenia in 22 states in 2007. The...
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