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Only two weeks left to register for the Spring Retreat!

“So You Want to Kick Your Program Up a Notch?”

There are only two weeks left left to register for the BRIG Spring Retreat “So You Want to Kick Your Program Up a Notch?” Registration closes on February 9, 2015. 69 more words


Deliver me into my fate / if I'm alone I cannot hate

Work has become a living nightmare. My patients are OK, but administration is making it very difficult for any of us to do our jobs. They’ve increased the level of our required face-to-face time with patients; if patients don’t attend scheduled appointments it will count against us (apparently because we aren’t “engaging” enough… Look, I can be the nicest person in the world, but if your car doesn’t start or your kid’s in the hospital, it has less to do with my skills to build rapport and more to do with shit happening beyond anyone’s control). 377 more words

Food Addiction

Abstinence: Day One

The first night I tried abstinence I had a panic attack. I kept hearing people at meetings talk about three meals with nothing in between. So, I thought I would give it a try. 369 more words


Open Access is even more necessary for educators in Third World countries

As a educator in Marabá – the periphery of the periphery of a peripherical country – I can but relate to that. I do not currently have institutional access to articles behind pay walls. 127 more words


Orbis Access - A new investment site is born

Today a new investment website has been born and its name is

I am not a spokesperson for the company, and I should not be looked to for any kind of investment advice. 1,046 more words


Someday we'll know

I’m detoxing so hard right now.

My body is so weak it hurts all the time. My head is cloudy, my fuse is short. Really, really short. 258 more words

Mental Illness