What I’ve Done Recently

Frustrated, Defeated and Hypomanic The weekend before last, I was frustrated, overwhelmed, feeling defeated, and mildly hypomanic. I felt like a failure as a mother, for I hadn’t been able to get my [...]

2018-08-06T16:20:25+00:00August 6th, 2018|11 Comments

Formatting My First Book

Kitt O'Malley Blogging for Bipolar Mental Health Book Cover Been busy formatting my first book for publication. Problem is that while formatting it for Kindle ebook publication, I made changes. I [...]

2018-04-02T17:05:25+00:00April 2nd, 2018|22 Comments

Health Care System Fails Serious Mental Illness (SMI) and Severe Emotional Disturbance (SED)

The Way Forward: Federal Action for a System That Works for All People Living With SMI and SED and Their Families and Caregivers The Interdepartmental Serious Mental Illness Coordinating Committee (ISMICC) has released [...]

2018-01-18T10:03:47+00:00January 18th, 2018|10 Comments

Please Support Me #NAMIWalks #JoinTheMovement

  Please support me as I raise money for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). NAMI Orange County has been instrumental in my mental health recovery. Help Me Support NAMI NAMI’s Peer-to-Peer [...]

2017-09-08T12:35:55+00:00September 8th, 2017|2 Comments

NAMIWalks, Conferences, and Fatigue

This summer I've been recuperating from caring for my parents, going to the BlogHer16 women's blogging conference, and training for NAMI In Our Own Voice. This upcoming weekend, I'm attending the Southern California Writers' Conference, [...]

2016-09-21T18:05:19+00:00September 21st, 2016|17 Comments

In My Own Voice

The weekend after I attended BlogHer16, my local NAMI Orange County office hosted an In Our Own Voice (IOOV) training. In Our Own Voice (IOOV) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqXC7zuASBA Hi, I’m Kitt O’Malley Mother of a teen [...]

2016-09-05T14:14:13+00:00September 5th, 2016|58 Comments