Second Resolution: Treat Myself and Others With Respect

Respect:

Respect is key to a successful life. I happen to be a part of Respect Institute. Joel Slack is the founder of Respect Institute. All respect speakers have the option of signing up to speak at various local hospitals about beating the stigma of mental illness. Respect refers to a much broader spectrum of . . . → Read More: Resolution Number Four: Treat Myself and Others With Respect

Beating Depression By Finding Your Strengths

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What a privilege it was to be able to speak to new employees at Missouri Psychiatric Center on beating depression by finding your strengths.

I have had the privilege, over the last year, to speak for Respect Speakers Institute. Respect Institute was founded by Joel Slack who has experienced mental health challenges. Tremendous loss . . . → Read More: Beating Depression By Finding Your Strengths

What Does the Word Respect Mean?

Respect

The late comedian Rodney Dangerfield always complained that he never got any respect. So what does the word “respect” mean?

I have had the privilege over the last ten months to be a regular speaker for Respect Institute, which was founded for the express purpose of slaying the dragons of mental illness. Last Friday, . . . → Read More: What Does the Word Respect Mean?

Finding Success by Living a Life of Respect

Living a Life of Respect

I have the pleasure of speaking once or twice a month for Respect Institute, which was founded by Joel Slack, who has a diagnosis of schizophrenia. Respect Institute is made up of speakers who have experienced mental health issues, as have I. Yesterday, three of us spoke at Saint Louis . . . → Read More: Finding Success by Living a Life of Respect