Turning Point’s mission is to provide solid support when you need it the most. We live this mission every day not only with our clients but with our staff, supporters and community.
We hope you enjoy our new blog which was created to share ideas, motivation and tools you can use to care for yourself and show compassion to others. Articles will be posted under two categories: Our Philosophy of Care, and Mental Health Tips. Let us know what you think!
Recently, I had an opportunity to comment for an article in the Chicago Tribune, “More people are seeking out mental health care, but psychiatrists are in short supply: ‘It’s getting worse’ ” (http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-illinois-psychiatrist-shortage-20180320-story.html ). I chose to focus on the shortage of psychiatrists, a particularly vital component of community mental health care. This critical … Read More ›
The following note was sent by Turning Point CEO Ann Fisher Raney to staff, board members, and advisory council members following Tuesday’s presidential election.
Today we find ourselves looking back at a truly remarkable event. The results of our presidential election probably took many of us by surprise and we are now anticipating a future … Read More ›
Mindfulness is the practice of being aware of the present moment. Even though it has roots in Buddhist meditation, mindfulness has become an increasingly popular secular practice for people looking to relieve stress.
All of us juggle a variety of responsibilities from day to day, which when coupled … Read More ›