Category Archives: Fundraising

Linden Lodgers Are “Stigma Busters”‏

 On Sunday, 8 February, from 2-4 p.m. the Linden Lodge Foundation residents, and their team the “StigmaBusters”  participated in the Moore County Literacy Council’s annual Spelling Bee fundraiser in Owens Auditorium at Sandhills Community College. Our goal is to raise awareness of … Continue reading

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McDonalds Chapel Hosts Pancake Supper

Shrove Tuesday Celebration was a Success! This special celebration marks the end of the Epiphany season and helps us ready our hearts and minds for the quieter more reflective season of Lent. Shrove Tuesday gets its name from ‘shrove’, the … Continue reading

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U.S. Seniors Golf Association Highlights Linden Lodge Foundation

USSGA Senior’s Spouse – Marianne Kernan By Paul Galvani Many Seniors and their spouses are deeply involved in charitable endeavors. One such person is Marianne Kernan, wife of our esteemed retired four star general, Buck Kernan. Both spouses in this … Continue reading

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Yoga May Boost Cognitive Function in Schizophrenia

Yoga for Schizophrenia Written by Dr. Minakshi Welukar Yoga can be a useful complimentary treatment for those suffering with a serious psychiatry disorder like schizophrenia. Yoga brings significant symptomatic improvements and enhances the quality of life of schizophrenic patients. Promising … Continue reading

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Pete Earley, and Son, Interviewed on NBC Station

  My Son Says: “If You Are Afraid To Tell Your Story, Stigma Wins” Posted: 14 Jul 2014 02:01 AM PDT When I wrote my book about mental illness and my family, I referred to my son by his middle name to protect … Continue reading

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Getting People With Schizophrenia To Accept Help

About half of people with schizophrenia don’t believe they are ill and don’t want treatment. Dr. Sanjay Gupta interviews Robert Cotes, MD, Emory University School of Medicine TRANSCRIPT: Sanjay Gupta, MD, Everyday Health: How hard is this on families? What do families have to … Continue reading

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Managing Common Schizophrenia Symptoms

Caring for someone with schizophrenia means being able to identify and deal with challenging symptoms at times. Here’s what you need to know By Mikel Theobald Medically reviewed by Farrokh Sohrabi, MD Schizophrenia symptoms influence the way people with the … Continue reading

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Is Marijuana Helpful or Harmful To Your Mental Health?

Using Marijuana to Manage Mental Health Symptoms A significant number of HealthyPlace community members use marijuana to manage their mental health symptoms. We know this because whenever we post a story on the subject, a large and vocal crowd comments … Continue reading

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An Introduction to Bowen Theory

Over the last 7 weeks, program director Bob Whitehouse has been teaching the residents of Linden Lodge a class on the thinking of Murray Bowen. Murray Bowen was a psychiatrist who pioneered family systems theory. In the period from 1954 … Continue reading

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