December 8th, 2014 | by Becky Castle Miller
WE ARE RE-LAUNCHING VERY SOON...
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March 31st, 2014 | by Becky Castle Miller
Kids' Mental and Emotional Health
My mental health struggles started when I was a teenager. I'm a parent of young children (7, 5, 2, and 4 months). I have a niece and nephews and other children ... read more »
March 15th, 2014 | by Becky Castle Miller
Wyn Magazine is taking the month of March off from publishing. We're improving the site, recreating the blog, and developing new types of content. We'll be back in April with a new issue.
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February 1st, 2014 | by Becky Castle Miller
Mental Health Basics
Mental health is something I never thought about until I had to.
I was vaguely aware of depression because of my brief experience with it as a teenager, but I didn't thoroughly understand why ... read more »
January 1st, 2014 | by Amy Jane Helmericks
January’s issue focused on Self Care is directed by Wyn’s Associate Editor, Amy Jane Helmericks.
Visualize stuffing an elephant into spandex.
That’s the way I feel about the word "Self."
Maybe you’ve heard the story of the ... read more »
December 1st, 2013 | by Becky Castle Miller
I hate people.
(That's not really true, but all the clichéd phrases I could think of to open an issue about relationships were boring.)
What I mean is, relationships are tough.
Any time people come into contact with ... read more »
November 20th, 2013 | by Becky Castle Miller
What are the pros and cons of a mental illness diagnosis?
When I got a diagnosis of clinical depression in 2010, I felt relief. And hope. I wasn't weak, lazy, or going crazy...I had a diagnosable ... read more »
October 15th, 2013 | by Becky Castle Miller
"Conventionality is not morality," says the introduction to Jane Eyre
. That line stood out to me the most in my recent re-read, and I think it's a solid summary of the book.
When it comes to Identity, ... read more »
September 1st, 2013 | by Becky Castle Miller
You are the main character, the protagonist, in your life story. And your story may have chapters of upheaval, of trauma.
Trauma can be big or small, loud or quiet, stunningly fast or achingly long and ... read more »
August 1st, 2013 | by Becky Castle Miller
In this issue, we're going to talk about Emotions
and how to handle them in healthy ways. The main point I hope to communicate to you is that your emotions are neither good nor bad...they ... read more »