DBSA – Fighting Depression

November 2009

Douglas, you rascal, you:

Welcome to the November 2009 edition of DBSA’s e-Update!  If you have any feedback for us, please e-mail discuss@DBSAlliance.org.

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Save the Date

Announcing the DBSA 2010 National Conference this Spring
Join us for our 25th Anniversary this spring at our 2010 conference, “Celebrating 25 Years of Peer Support.” Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind conference at a beautiful resort. READ MORE

Building on the Dream
Over 250 people attended the 4th Annual Rebecca’s Dream Gala in Chicago, where ABC’s Paige Hemmis accepted the Legacy of Life Award. READ MORE

Send Us Your Story
Submit your personal recovery story as a video, and share your experience through the 2009 “Facing Us” Video Contest. Contest ends December 1. READ MORE


December Peer Specialist Training
Apply for the December DBSA Peer Specialist Training, and help others find recovery. Space is still available.  READ MORE


Help Plan the 2010 Chapter Leadership Forum
Attention all DBSA chapters: Do you have a topic suggestion for the next Chapter Leadership Forum? The 2010 conference is coming soon, and we need your help. READ MORE


Attitudes Toward Mental Illness
Help DBSA understand the issues about mental illness that people face every day. Your thoughts and opinions are crucial.  READ MORE


What Treatment Strategies Work for You?
Take a few minutes to share with others the kinds of strategies and tools that have been the most helpful in your recovery.  READ MORE


Wellness & Inspiration: Lists, Codes, and Laughter
“We live with serous illnesses, but that does not mean we have to always deal with it seriously. Learn to laugh….! "Read more of the inspiration shared in the Facing Us Clubhouse. READ MORE


“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” 
~Albert Camus


Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

730 N. Franklin St. Suite 501
Chicago, IL 60654

About DouglasCastle1
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