Pride and Mental Illness

As you may or may not know, June is dedicated to the LGBTQ community and it has been deemed Pride Month. Before you dismiss this post for what it sounds like on the surface, please be assured that this post is not about celebrating with the LGBTQ community; however,...
National Take Back 2018

National Take Back 2018

**Please Share This Has Great Potential to Save a Life** This Saturday, April 28th, is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day from 10 am to 2 pm. Prescription drugs have been finding their ways on the streets and in the pockets of our youth.  After collecting more...
We Can  Change The World!

We Can Change The World!

We can CHANGE THE WORLD! Sunflower Effect is dedicated to helping people affected by mental illness. Addiction is a mental illness, it changes the way the brain works. Recovery is a personal journey that is different for each person. Some may choose to share their...

Recovery Cartel: Family Recovery

Last night was an amazing night. I visited my friend Carmen at Sage’s Haven and listened to my friend Rich Jones speak about Family Recovery. I was inspired and energized with the talk as well as the wonderful group of people that filled the room. Everyone there...