Kalamazoo Psychiatric Hospital Terminates Employees Over Abuse Charges

Several Kalamazoo Psychiatric Hospital Employees have been terminated according to sources talking to the local news media over an abuse situation which has resulted in police requesting criminal charges against 16 employees.   Continue reading Kalamazoo Psychiatric Hospital Terminates Employees Over Abuse Charges

Bella Thorne Quote on Disabilities and Bullying

Actress Bella Thorne who has Dyslexia had this to say on the bullying she has been a recipient of due to her disability.

I have suffered from bullying in many ways, from bullying in school due to my disability in reading, to digital abuse I deal with on a daily basis.  I’d like to tell the kids that are being bullied that no one should have to deal with the abuse, ever!

 

 

Fred Rogers Quote on Disabilities Terminology

Fred Rogers, better known as Mr. Rogers had this to say about the word Disability.

“Part of the problem with the word ‘disabilities’ is that it immediately suggests an inability to see or hear or walk or do other things that many of us take for granted. But what of people who can’t feel? Or talk about their feelings? Or manage their feelings in constructive ways? What of people who aren’t able to form close and strong relationships? And people who cannot find fulfillment in their lives, or those who have lost hope, who live in disappointment and bitterness and find in life no joy, no love? These, it seems to me, are the real disabilities.”

Police Request Assault Charges Against 16 Hospital Employees in Patient Assaults

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety has requested criminal charges against 16 caregiving staff at a Kalamazoo Michigan Psychiatric Hospital after a long investigation that led to the suspension of 28 employees, the termination of the hospital director and the resignation of several administrators.   Continue reading Police Request Assault Charges Against 16 Hospital Employees in Patient Assaults

Interior Designer for Those With Autism

A Minnesota mother and interior designer has worked hard designing the calm interior of their home for their son Devin, who was diagnosed at the age of three with Autism.  With the lack of interior design information for those on the Autism Spectrum she had to start from scratch.   Continue reading Interior Designer for Those With Autism

Verilux HappyLight for Vitamin D Deficiency

Recently my doctor after I was describing some of the issues I was having, and after throwing nearly every anti depressant medication under the sun and it not really working had my Vitamin D levels checked, and they were astonishing low.  Her prescription was simple, light therapy and Vitamin D3 Supplements.   Continue reading Verilux HappyLight for Vitamin D Deficiency

Concern Over My Daughter, and Now Ex’s Safety

My ex was charged with domestic violence in March and has since married a guy she barely knew.  After I found out he had access to my daughter on several occasions I ran a background check and what I found was extremely alarming not only for my daughter’s safety, but my ex’s safety as well. Continue reading Concern Over My Daughter, and Now Ex’s Safety