• MHY Family Services in Pennsylvania: An Animated and Welcoming Approach to Change

    February 12th, 2018

    By Meghan Branca and Jeremiah Dameron, Foothold Technology There’s nothing quite like announcing that a new agency is joining the Foothold Technology community. Staff at Foothold Technology become excited, our new clients are ready to learn, and we have the opportunity to support an agency in new ways. Over the last few years, a steady […]

  • Recovery at the Crossroads

    January 4th, 2017

    Guest blogger, Harvey RosenthalExecutive Director, New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services (NYAPRS) December 6, 2016 Our mental health system and community are currently engaged in a period of unprecedented change of such scope and speed that it has raised critical questions about the future of our recovery, rehabilitation and rights movement. Will the enhanced […]

  • Notes on the DSM-5 Changes

    December 18th, 2012

    by David Bucciferro.  Back in 1999, research priorities for the development of the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) were set at a conference sponsored jointly by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).  After more than a dozen tumultuous years, the APA Board of Trustees approved the […]