How are you doing?

How are you doing?

by Peggy Hahn, LEAD Executive Director #mentalillnessmonday Everyone knows the gut-wrenching pain of a hard time. I am sure you have noticed, we are living through one in our world right now. When going to school is a life-threatening experience for students of all...
The Holiday Season Marathon

The Holiday Season Marathon

by Rozella Haydée White, LEAD Consultant #mentalillnessmonday This week marks the first week of the season of Advent, a time of expectant hope and preparation. It’s also the week after Thanksgiving in the United States, a time of sluggish recovery for many as we...
Stop. Breathe. And Be.

Stop. Breathe. And Be.

by Rozella Haydée White, LEAD Consultant #mentalillnessmonday It’s necessary for me to stop, breathe, and be. Engaging in work that demands my entire being to show up also requires that my entire being rests. As we enter into a season of preparation that Christians...
Seasonal Affective Disorder

Seasonal Affective Disorder

by Rozella Haydée White, LEAD Consultant #mentalillnessmonday This time of year is hard for many people. Days are shorter and light is fleeting. The warmth of summer transitions to the crispness of fall, which then fades away into the coldness of winter. The holidays,...
Mental Health and Wellness of Clergy Leaders

Mental Health and Wellness of Clergy Leaders

by Rozella Haydée White, LEAD Consultant #mentalillnessmonday There is not a lot of research on mental health and wellness of clergy leaders. In 2008, the Clergy Health Initiative was created at Duke Divinity School to focus on the development of a resilient,...