Bitter sweet — June 11, 2014…
Today is a bitter sweet day. I am the evidence/liberation of several agencies effort to serve our community. NHS (kudos to mobile peer support) Carlisle, Pa; Holy Spirit Camp Hill, Pa; Cumberland County MH/IDD board, and Cumberland County Prison. (CCP) I started our first in house group session today (in CCP); it is bringing recovery concepts to the merger of the clinical module and criminal justice system. Today, is also my mother’s fourteenth death date anniversary.
I am grateful and humbled to serve this population… Why? It took me getting arrested nine years ago to fully comprehend the severity of my complications brought on by a trauma filled childhood….