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Blog Archive : May, 2015

What is Mental Illness?

Mental illness is a term that is used frequently in our society. But many of us who use it loosely are unaware of what it really means.  Sometimes we can use it in a way that stigmatizes those seeking help. To instead help those suffering from a[...]

Finding Meaning at Family Service Foundation

Recently, we discussed an article published by Forbes magazine that discussed the top ten most meaningful jobs. These jobs were ranked based on how those who held those jobs felt their jobs made a difference, without income being a factor. Most [...]

The Need for Sign Language Interpreters

The need for sign language interpreters is always growing in today’s society. Not only do the sign language interpreters need to understand sign language, they also need to sign fluently as well. Interpreters are needed in a number of different [...]

The Most Meaningful Jobs

While Forbes magazine tends to release plenty of lists throughout the year that highlights well-paying jobs, Forbes has also released a list of the most meaningful jobs. While some may believe that a hefty paycheck is what makes a job meaningful[...]

National Prevention Week and FSF

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration holds an event every year called the National Prevention Week. The week is dedicated to bringing public awareness and action in regards to mental health issues and substance abuse. Ev[...]