Kitty Westin and MaryAnn Stump recounted their almost 14-year-long journey together during a recent interview.
It’s estimated that 2-5 percent of Americans (6 million to 15 million people) are hoarders.
Several Minnesotans became influential drivers in the battle for health parity; here are some of their experiences along the way.
Two decades of work — begun by Minnesota Sen. Paul Wellstone and New Mexico Sen. Pete Domenici — completed a major step Friday.
Since 2008, “interim” federal rules and regulations have left the parity law open to interpretation.
Stigma is alive and well, despite the prevalence of mental illnesses (1 in 4 adults and 1 in 5 children) and advances in public policy.
No one is debating the impact of a personal story like Betsey DeGree’s, but some in recovery circles wonder if the trend to tell compromises the recovery journey.