Latest Articles by Mike Veny
7 Ways to Eliminate Mental Health Stigma in the Black Community
Now more than ever, it’s important to talk about how you’re feeling.
On Processing Life's Difficult Emotions: Breaking Free From Anger, Grief, and Fear
Anger, grief, and fear are some of life's difficult emotions. The secret to freeing yourself from their hold? Recognizing them and taking ownership of them, says mental health advocate Mike Veny.
5 Celebrities With Schizophrenia
Fame and fortune can complicate the treatment of schizophrenia. Patient expert Mike Veny highlights the profiles of five celebrities with the condition.
5 Mental Health Books That Have Shaped My Recovery
Take it from Dr. Seuss, "The more you read, the more things you will know." That's especially true about mental health. Here are five books to start with.
6 Ways to Become a Mental Health Advocate
Becoming a voice for others can be a powerful healing strategy in recovery from depression or another mood disorder. Here are six ways to do just that.
When Mental Health Professionals Offer Conflicting Advice
It’s important to work with a team of mental health professionals, but what happens when they say different things?
How to Get Emotional Support as a Man
Mental health advocate Mike Veny offers strategies to break through the stoic wall of male emotions and get the support you need.
How to Manage Time With Depression
Depression is like a bad boss that can interfere with getting things done. Patient advocate Mike Veny shares practical tips to stay motivated and productive when depressed.