Even More Mental Health Stigma (and discrimination)

  My first memory of mental health stigma is related to one of my first memories period. I remember sitting on my bed at night, talking to my mother. I was maybe 3 or 4 years old. I remember telling her that things weren’t as good as they used to be. I told her that… Continue reading Even More Mental Health Stigma (and discrimination)

More Mental Health Stigma (and discrimination)

  First, a bit of an update on the last entry.(I’m angry, Mental Health Stigma) We have heard nothing from DCS (CPS in most states). They tell us that it’s policy not to share the report with the foster family affected until a final decision on the license has been made. Karla said, OK, where… Continue reading More Mental Health Stigma (and discrimination)

I’m angry, Mental Health Stigma

I’m not happy. It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything here. A couple weeks after the most recent post, we had some real problems. One of them involves our foster care license. My wife and I have been foster parents for 9 years now.During this time we’ve fostered more than 30 kids, and adopted… Continue reading I’m angry, Mental Health Stigma