Mother, guilt, and shame


Mother, guilt, and shame

Through the years of mothering my son, my constant companions have always been there; guilt, grief, pain, mental illness and shame. There have...

Jul 25, 2016

My team

Hey there, good to see you.  Glad you could join me again.  I had a tough time this morning, but I made it happen.  And seeing as you are...

Jul 22, 2016

My constant carousel ride

A lot of people who suffer from bipolar disorder compare their experience to being on a roller coaster. It's easy to compare the...

Jul 15, 2016

My journey of dealing

For the first eight years of my depression, I managed it-with mediocre success-without the benefit of medication because either the drugs had no effect or the side effects were...

Jul 14, 2016

The rot behind my perfect life

Hi, my name is Al and this is my story. Many people might have never even thought for a second that I suffer...

Jul 13, 2016

SNW-Stock: Michael Landsberg Intro

SickNotWeak-Stock kicks off in front of several thousand very emotional people with someone other than Michael introducing the starting lineups.

Jun 21, 2016

SNW-Stock: Rich Clune

Our first guest was Toronto Maple Leafs/ Toronto Marlies Rich Clune. Rich has worked daily on his sobriety- recently celebrating his six-year sober anniversary. Oh yeah- he works hard...

Jun 21, 2016

SNW-Stock: Leanne Simpson

The breakout star of has been Leanne Simpson. She posts a video each week titled "Spilt Milk." What makes Leanne so compelling?...

Jun 21, 2016

SNW-Stock: Ariana Gillis

Canadian folk singer/songwriter Ariana Gillis has been called a "brilliant young talent." That will be obvious to you as she performs two of...

Jun 21, 2016

SNW-Stock: Emily Serviss

It's doubtful that anything could sum up what #SickNotWeak is about more than the speech given by Woodstock resident Emily Serviss. Gut-wrenching and...

Jun 21, 2016

SNW-Stock: Michael Landsberg Outro

Michael wraps up SickNotWeak-Stock with an emotional message to those in attendance, and watching live about overcoming the shame and embarrassment of mental...

Jun 21, 2016

The daily struggle

Hey there, how's it going today?  Good I hope.  I know some days are going to be better than others.  Congratulations on making it here, sometimes it's the hardest...

Jun 13, 2016