Labeling kids with bogus ‘mental disorders’

A Facebook friend of mine posted this video with the comment, “Can I get a f*%cking-A!?” It’s a powerful video with a powerful message. In it, children and young people are shown with psychiatric labels across their chests – oppositional defiant disorder, bipolar disorder, general anxiety disorder, ADHD, etc. The kids then start tearing off … [Read more…]

7 Things To Do While Waiting for Labor

I just read a super annoying blog post about 7 things to do while waiting for labor. I won’t link to it because I don’t want to disparage anyone, but there was reference to a “patience hat.” Seriously? I’m snuggled in bed with my 5 day old. My sister and a friend of mine are … [Read more…]