Schizophrenia: Three Moms in the Trenches

The Value of Community: Peer Mental Health and Painted Brain

March 10, 2022 Randye Kaye Season 2 Episode 14
Schizophrenia: Three Moms in the Trenches
The Value of Community: Peer Mental Health and Painted Brain
Show Notes

If you have a mental illness, how does isolation add to the challenges you face?

Guest (and self-described schizophrenic) David "Eli" Israelian talks about his story, and two incredible projects:
Painted Brain | Putting Brains To Work! We're building community-based solutions to mental health challenges and the impact of social injustice through arts, advocacy, and enterprise. - 

Painted Brain creates lasting community-based solutions to mental health challenges and the impact of social injustice through arts, advocacy, and enterprise.

and Peer Mental Health:
Community wellness meetings 

Social and Emotional Support Groups 

Faith- based support groups

Workforce development

 Stipend & job opportunities

links:
https://www.facebook.com/PeerMentalHealth/
https://www.peermentalhealth.com/
https://paintedbrain.org/