Around the House: Mental Health

This story was originally published on The Mighty, a digital health community created to empower and connect people facing health challenges and disabilities. Editor's Note: Anna Jarashow Guimaraes is a social worker at Fountain House's College Re-Entry Program, which helps academically-...
This story was originally published on The Mighty, a digital health community created to empower and connect people facing health challenges and disabilities. Editor's Note: Julie Wolfson is an Academic Coach at Fountain House's College Re-Entry Program, which helps academically-...
This story was originally published on The Mighty, a digital health community created to empower and connect people facing health challenges and disabilities. By Awa LamareFirst, I had to get my teaching certificate, which I got in May/June. After that, I started doing the applications for China,...
By Raj Basabathini
Hello again, it’s been some weeks since I’ve returned from Sweden and playing catch up with life here at home. The rest of my time at the Clubhouse for the remaining two weeks was spent on the unit working with members and staff, completing various tasks and carrying out certain...
By Ashley Womble
We are pleased to host Dr. Joiner, the Robert O. Lawton Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Florida State University, as a panelist for the 2016 Fountain House Symposium and Luncheon. He has authored or edited seventeen books, including Why People Die by Suicide, published in 2005 by Harvard...
By Elizabeth Lion
The number of charities Rich Daly, CEO of Broadridge Financial Solutions, supports is extraordinary –Juvenile Diabetes, the Make-a-Wish Foundation, MV Foundation’s Residential School for Girls in India and, more recently, SIFMA Foundation’s Stock Market Game, which provides free...
By Ann Wilkinson
Everybody at Fountain House has seen Robert and Karen walking around together, holding hands, and whispering to each other.  They are a perfect example of two adults that met, fell in love, and truly enjoy each other. They always make the other members smile.  Both of them are a little...
Fountain House is thrilled to welcome our three new Executive Fellows – Bethany Vukusic, Francesco Baglioni, and Jenny Erdman! The three fellows come from clubhouses in Michigan, Italy, and Iowa, respectively. The Executive Fellowship prepares new clubhouse directors to succeed anywhere in...
By Ashley Womble
In honor of World Mental Health Day on October 10th, Fountain House urges everyone to make mental health a priority in their lives and in their community. As the first mental health organization to be awarded the Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize, Fountain House/Clubhouse International has...

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