Apple founder Steve Jobs lived with mental health issues. So did cosmetics mogul, Estee Lauder. Media tycoon, Ted Turner, has also written about living with mental illness. These and many other executives struggle with mental illness, which is
After an exhaustive effort in search of a top candidate, Sound Mental Health recently announced that fundraising and community development professional, Tresa Thomas Massiongale, CFRE, joined the executive team as its new chief development officer. Thomas Massiongale leverages more than 20 years of progressive nonprofit executive experience to the position and is expected to greatly impact SMH’s community and fund development efforts.
For years, Sound Mental Health client Donna Shaw didn’t think she’d make it. Perhaps it was the trauma she suffered after the Jan. 2000 crash of Alaska Airlines Flight 261, which claimed the lives of 88 people, including a close friend. Maybe it was her unstable childhood that left a sense of insecurity and vulnerability. … Continue Reading »
Most athletes know all about grit and determination. Anyone who has engaged in the theater of sport knows just what it feels like to experience victory. And, of course, defeat. Just ask Heather Hamilton, a Sound Mental Health (SMH) client who has received chemical dependency counseling, housing support, individual therapy and specialized counseling for her children. … Continue Reading »