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Have a story? Share it with us!

Have a story to share…check out this blog below Side by Side in Mental Health …if you have a story you’d like to share.

Side by Side

story SSMH is looking for guest writers! If you have a story you’d like to share, please get in touch and we’d be happy to share it here with our followers. In addition to the blog, we also have a facebook and twitter following that would greatly benefit from your writing. We are looking for well-written pieces that promote optimism and hope to our readers on below topics:

Getting Help: Resources that have helped, Personal stories on seeking help, etc

Connecting: Stories and reflections on support network, family, friends, events, workshops, etc

Speaking Up: Writing focusing on speaking up against stigma

Taking Care: Your favorite books, magazines, videos, films, and tips for self care

Reading & Engaging: Your reflection on thought provoking articles, studies, and blogs

Inspiration & Role Models: Your reflection on words, advice or people that motivate you on your journey to wellness

If you have a unique piece that is…

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A little bit about moi: I am a mom, a nana, a sister, a woman, a friend, a human being…a youth counsellor, Family Life Educator. I have been working in the helping profession for over 25 years and volunteered in various capacities from youths to seniors. Tournesol is my nom de plume for haiku and other Japanese form poetry here at Tournesoldansunjardin I hope you enjoy reading through my daily waka. I also have another blog "Stop the Stigma" where I may stand on my soapbox now and then and hope it will become a place to drop in and share or comment on issues important to you. In that vein this could be a great way to learn from each other. Namaste!

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