Richard Nixon and the Origins of Welfare Reform

My name is Tim Naftali and I’m in the wrong place. I’m very pleased to be here at the School of Media and Public Affairs at George Washington University. I am the Director of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California. I’m playing an away game today. We are delighted to be a co-sponsor of today’s […]

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BBC Mental A History of the Madhouse

For over 100 years, Britain’s mentally ill were hidden from society in vast Victorian asylums. Those who were locked away have left their own testimony. I remember getting the first glimpse of the hospital – this big, looming place with a clock tower and that, and I remember then thinking, “Oh, my goodness! What am I letting myself in for?” […]

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Pregnant & Addicted: A Mother’s Story : Retreat Behavioral Health

When I found out I was pregnant I was in such a bad place it made me want to use more at first, that’s the scary part about addiction. I realized I wanted a better life for me and this baby and they deserve a better life and that’s what pushed me into getting sober again. What did it was […]

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Ne-Yo – I Was In Love Lyrics

♪ Hmmmmmmmmmm ♪ ♪ Oooh oooh ♪ ♪ Ooooh baby ♪ ♪ Oooh oooh ♪ ♪ Oooh oooh ♪ ♪ Hmmmmmmmmmm ♪ ♪ Say the words, played the part ♪ ♪ Gave the world and plus my heart ♪ ♪ Did it all with a smile on my face ♪ ♪ My face ♪ ♪ Gave you love, mind and […]

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What Happens in Your Brain When You Fall in Love? | Staying Sharp

♪ Ahhhhh, love! The primal human emotion that connects us all. Whether it’s platonic, familial or romantic, young, old, and it’s not always perfect. You’re OK. It’s OK. [laughing] Is that OK? Stop… >>[laughing] Our hearts feel love intensely, [YOUR BRAIN ON LOVE] but modern science shows us that love actually begins in the brain. We actually met in the […]

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Gay Man Confronts Mental Illness, Addiction And His HIV Diagnosis With The Help Of Others.

So my name is Coleman Goode. I’m from Hallettsville, Texas. When I was 25 years old, I checked myself into a mental hospital because I tried to commit suicide. I, also, at that time had left my boyfriend who was living with HIV. I was on meth – crystal meth. I’ve been doing that for, on and off for a […]

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Jeannie Gaffigan: Finding comedy in a brain tumor

This kind of all started pretty quickly when I was taking my kids to the pediatrician and I was super busy and I had to fill out all these forms for my kids. But my pediatrician noticed that I was like leaning to hear her and she said what’s wrong with your left ear and I said I just can’t […]

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Mariel Hemingway Breaks Free Of A Family Legacy & Lifelong Eating Disorder

– There were some days when I would look in the mirror and cry at the fact that I thought about food. More than I thought about my children, I thought about food more than I thought about anything. – So can you first start by just sharing how you feel right now? – I feel excited. I think not […]

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