Check out the second issue of “The TurningPointCT Collection”!
Q&A with Kailey About Growing Through The Pandemic
First Pride Month
Connect with Ally: Free Peer Support
Emotional Wound Care Guide
What is Complex Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder?
The Long Journey to My New Major
National Mental Health Action Day
My First Panic Attack
Struggling During The Pandemic
How Mental Illness Is Portrayed In The Media
“Learning to Cope When Things Get Tough”
TurningPointCT Virtual Book Club
Spring 2021 Issue of “The TurningPointCT Collection”
CRACKING THE “BUSY WORK” CODE: A WEST HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT INVESTIGATES
CT STAY STRONG
How are You practicing Self Care?
Online and Virtual Opportunities
Have You Seen Our Newsletter Yet?
Stay Strong, High School Seniors!
New Year, Same Me
End of Year Reflections
Peer Drop-In Holiday Hours
THE FALL 2O2O SEMESTER: A COLLEGE STUDENT’S STORY OF RESILIENCE
SEASONAL DEPRESSION SELF-CARE GUIDE (AND INCIDENTAL PLANT CARE GUIDE)
John’s Story of Coming to Terms with OCD During the Holidays
Fall 2020 TurningPointCT Internship Application
Student Supports During COVID-19
Just for Today
Coping with side effects
Unexpected Changes In Life
Confidence and Self Esteem in Social Situations.
Working 2 jobs, finding the balance, and what comes along with it!
Unpaid Internship Opportunity!
Warmlines- Give us a call!
Celebrating Small Victories
Changes in School & Work Because of COVID-19
Current Favorite Shows on Netflix?
SMART Recovery During COVID-19
Coping with COVID-19!
What makes you feel alive?
Where to Listen to the TurningPointCT Podcast
Where to listen to the TurningPointCT Podcast
New Year, New Decade
What is Your Favorite Holiday?
What keeps you going?
alternatives to self-harm
Rest in Peace Jonathan
Fun Stuff to do in the Fall!
A New Chapter
Wednesday Words Wisdom
i love being bipolar!
you are valid!
dance as a healing mechanism
In Love (V2).
2019 Annual Run in the Pub Fundraiser to benefit TurningPointCT.org!
a poem for me
note to self:
How to Properly Kick Ass
Star Crossed Lovers
It’s Been A While
Favorite Youtube Channels
One Year Milestone
Opioid Treatment for CT young people!
From Convict to College Graduate
Stress Awareness Month
Mental Health video by young adults!
Map at TurningPointCT.org
Mourning the loss of Deron Drumm
Disconnecting for a Connection
Spring is here!!
Calendar for Mental Health Awareness Days: 2019
Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
TODAY: how were you kind? How were you brave? How do you want to do better?
Current music obsessions??
Norwalk SMART Teen Group!
Long time, no see!
National Eating Disorder Awareness Week!
"Prognosis: Love" Haiku
Random Acts of Kindness Day
Happy Valentine’s… To Yourself!
Reflections on Hailey Nailor’s Death
"Busy" – Overwhelming? or Productive?
Best Places to Eat
Learning to let go.
Have you ever been Scared… Of yourself?
I will survive… Mother Nature
Advice Vs. Encouragement
I Cried Over Spilled Milk
What are you proud of from 2018?
Best things to do on Winter Break?
Self-Care Checklist for Surviving the Holidays
In Everything Give Thanks
Favorite Thanksgiving Dish?!
First Snow Fall
What’s in your playlist?
Music & Emotions//Opening My Library
Crisis Text Line Counselor
CT SMART Recovery Groups
It’s Just Around the Corner…
Stress Diagrams and Stats.
Open Discussion: When Hurt Haunts
Poem: "In Love".
Recovery Month Videos
Opioid Treatment for CT young people!
Fun Fact Friday
Not Getting Notifications From Us?
Client Advisory Board Meeting
Rest in Peace, Mac Miller
FREE Recovery Coach Training!
The forced Psychiatric Treatment of a Child
Best Young Adult Books of 2018
If I were in the Olympics…
If you could be a cartoon character…
Seize The Awkward
Bullying and Suicide
Hike at Lake Mohegan!
Hike at Lake Mohegan!
21 day anxiety challenge
Goals for the school year
How To Clean Your Wounds
Plans for the Fall
I’m going back to prison
Article "I Want Change"
National Happiness Happens Day
4 Phrases I’m tired of being told when I’m struggling
An Act of Kindness
Once hurt, always hurt?
World Breastfeeding Week
Phone Based Peer Support Training
World Friendship Day
Funny video of the Week!!!
We stand with you, Demi
Voices 4 Hope
The Impact of a Best Friend
Newport Academy Adventure Camp
A 6 Year chapter is finally over
Highlights from the First half of Summer
National Disability Awareness Day 2018
"Just For Today"
I can’t cope with this
The days I dreamed of in prison
Free Ice Cream Social!
What is your Greatest Strength?
Childhood TV Shows
An Prologue to Insanity
Luca demonstrates his Neediness through a Dog
Your Favorite Shows on Netflix
What would you do for free??
What are you proud of yourself for today?
All new This or That!
My Favorite Things in Life
What am I most looking forward to in life?
We are all still Okay!
How I Found the Courage to Heal on My Detour
Rest In Peace, Kate Spade
Overcoming Trauma Video
Abusing ADHD Meds
13 reasons why
Embracing My Turning Pointe
Loneliness and the Stipulation
This Is America
When the Mask Comes Off
Things You Are Worried About
I’m Working On It
Talking to Death
13 Reasons Why Release Tomorrow
Mental Health Awareness Month
3 Years Time…
What is your favorite Spring/Summertime Activity?
Favorite things to do in the Summer
3 qualities in any relationship
My Humiliation is Finally Over
Check out this inspiring article
My Best Self
Best Compliment Ever Received
Would you Still Love me the Same?
What’s Wrong With Him?
Why is HUMOR a container AND cure-all for Balance, Health and JOY?
Statewide Young Adult Warmline
Forgiving My Younger Self
Scars to Your Beautiful
Plants on your desk= Less stress!
Nothing is Impossible!
Never Give Up!
What’s a lifeline of creativity for you?
What is your fear?
Today my baby walked.
Emerging Adult Action Network
What is your favorite song?
Isolations Belong in the Studio, Not in Our Heads
Celebrities Speak out About their Mental Health
Today, I Was Triggered
Uncomfortable, For Now.
Spring is coming!!!
What does a "blip in time" mean to you? How to tell yourself everything passes
Me & My Mental Illness.
SWITCH THE FOCUS FROM ANGER TO EMPATHY
Thinking About Everything and Nothing
What does happiness feel like for you?
Instead of Killing Yourself
Article about Social Anxiety
She Makes the World Go Round
Things to Say when Someone is Struggling
Dealing with Emotions
Using Loss to Help Others
Seize The Awkward
Who is Your Hero???
Article about NBA’s Kevin Love
A Listening Ear
Fighting with time
The week before your birthday
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week
One hard, hard week
Another Full Circle
Bearing the Bang of the Bells
Tips on What to Do When your Struggling
Take your Time
What boosts your self-esteem?
Stages of life
Don’t Lose Yourself!
Be Yourself no Matter what!
Is there a RIGHT way to react?
How I Had Thought Heroin Cured My Anxiety
A Healthy Body
What pathway do you travel on?
Not there Yet… But I can Be….
Defining My Character
What have you Broken free of?
Trying to be perfect in an imperfect world
SMART Recovery Teen Group In Fairfield, CT
My Anti-Bucket List
Dancing to the Beat of My Own Drum
Today I Matter
Escape from reality
Great article about saying "No" when we need to
What’s your dream job?
My First Job was…
Helping Yourself Before Helping Others
Guilt, Anxiety, and Fear: Motherhood
What does maturity look like to you?
Help us end youth homelessness!!!
be nice to yourself
Everything Will Turn-Out Just Fine
2018 Awareness Calendar
Choosing to Walk Away
Pushing through No matter what!
What if I never get THAT apology?
Is social media responsible for problems with body image?
What are you most afraid of?
What is your favorite animal and why???
Is social media good for our mental health?
Most watched movie
Dancing, Prancing, and Purring
Are young adults too stressed out?
What are you doing when you are most comfortable?
What would you do to make the world a better place?
Once Upon A Time
What is your favorite Snow day memory?
This Grand Stage of My Life
Discomfort doesn’t last
Coping with the winter
The best thing that happened in 2017 was…
Traits in friend/significant other
No Longer in Isolation
To those who helped me
The Foundation to your Life
The Power of Positivity
Signs of Abuse in Relationships
HELP-How to Deal with Mood Swings?
Having hearing problems
How to cope with your significant other’s depression
Remembering Those no Longer with us… and Tough times during the Holidays
What is the best advice you’ve been given?
Marijuana to treat back pain
I’ll Take the Lead on This One
Quotes about Perseverance
Point Your Toes in the Direction of Your Dreams
Sad girl; strong mom
Moving on despite Tragedy
What is your most prized possession?
Faith-it Till You Make It
Keeping the Rhythm You Gave Me
Handle Holiday Stress 101
The Piques and Pits in My Life
Balancing work and school
CT DMHAS Bed Availability Tool
Dealing with holidays and family
What are you thankful for?
Petite, But Mighty
Overthinking and How to Deal with it!
My battle with drug addiction
Recent bad experience leads into beautiful destination
"Make you feel"
Raising the Barre Since 1997
Letting go of the past and looking forward to the future
The Second Half of My Pas De Deux
Holiday Blues (and Reds and Greens)
Compassion Can go a Long Way Video
Social Acceptance Video!
Negativity bias in relationships
My Attitude and My Outlook
Watching the World Develope
Good momentum leading to bad days
Sharing a unique part of my story
Learn the Facts about Heroin and Opiate Use and the Benefits of Narcan!
Falling In Love With Fall
The Release of My Anger
Who am I?
Cultural Appropriation in Halloween Costumes
This too shall pass
Pitter, Patter, Potter
Enjoy the little things!
Pushing through the Struggles
A Day at the Courthouse
Shuffling Past the Crowd
Finding My Balancé
The Raw Truth, The Real Pointe
Here’s How October and Creativity Can Help You on Your Detour Right Now
Forgiving myself for Willow
Reminder***Halloween Party 2017!
Recovery is Possible!
Forgetting our Differences
New Opportunities, New Life
Well For Willow
Selfcare: Still Important
"This is from me to you. This is the truth."
To the Moon and back
A Volunteer Service Project and other Educational Experiences
Struggling and venting
Caring About the Environment Helped me Care About Myself: Nature & Mental Health
Simple ways to manage school stress
Keep Moving Forward!
Music With Meaning
A Social Life: Something New for Me.
What is Beauty?
Five Magic Steps to Turn Creativity Into Happy Mental Wellness
What is missing? Where has it gone? Creative Writing Prompt
Some of my new Favorite Songs
Suicide Prevention and Risk Factors
Do you do crunches?
Healthy Study Habits
The struggle with Medications
How’s School Going?
CT Students for a Dream Scholarship List
Starry Starry Night
Pizza Changed My Life. How Pizza Changed My Life…It’s #NationalCheesePizzaDay!
Know The Warning Signs
The Biggest Misconception About Today’s College Students
September – Suicide Prevention Month
September – Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
The beginning of the semester is always the hardest part
When Stage Fright, Fear, and Passion Become Your Best Friend: Making a Show
Staying focused through heavy work workload and a tight school schedule
Mental Health: Spectator V.S Recipient
Nature is Healing Energy
I Survived a Suicide Attempt
The Most Clever Way to Find Hope on a Down Day is….
Creative Writing prompt-A letter to My Parents
Tips to quit alcohol addiction?
Prepping for back to school
2017 Summer Fest
"Somedays you need the music, other days you just need the lyrics"
The best thing I did this Summer was…
Creative Writing Prompt!
It’s Upsetting, But Could More Love Walks Be the Answer
Every Three Weeks We Have a 9/11
Jamming to any new songs?
A New Identification
Talking to Your 10-year-old Self
The Last Few Days of Summer Break
What Can Theatre Can Tell Us About Mental Health & Humanity Today?
Why this month is the best time to jumpstart your mental health with creativity
LGBTQI Support Groups For CT Children, Youth, and Young Adults!
Hudson River Sloop Clearwater
Lamar Odom Coming Out About His Addiction
How Does Trauma Make You a Hero? (Really!)
Lots on my mind recently
Enjoying the Moment
Kenopsia: The Eeriness of Places Left Behind
Life is Hard but It Is Also Fragile
If I Can, You Can!
A Teaser for my Never-Before-Seen 2nd TEDx Talk
Missing School Yet?
Dealing with Physical "Detours" and How to Cope
How About We Just Chill This Fourth of July
Who Am I?
Best place/town for fire works?
Favorite Summer time recipes
My top Fave Movies!
This or That?
Farewell to Another Month of Pride
Fairfield Citizen: Chat with… Allison Kernan
Summer Stigma Slam!
Battling a cold, NOT depression
Has anyone ever taken Calculus in College?
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