The Versatile Blogger Award

I’m flattered and delighted to be nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by Dr. Jim Amos!  I would like to sincerely thank Dr. Amos for putting incredible thought into his posts and working so hard to keep people informed about psychiatric issues.  Dr. Amos is a true pioneer in bridging the gap between mental health professionals and the general public.  If you have not already seen his blog, check it out at The Practical Psychosomaticist: James Amos, M.D.

In accepting this award, I am obligated to:

  1. Thank the Award giver and link back to them in my blog post
  2. Share seven things about myself
  3. Pass this award along to recently discovered blogs I enjoy reading
  4. Contact my chosen bloggers to let them know about the award and post the award picture

Bloggers I admire, and why:

I Choose Change – an amazing look at the power of change

Everyone Needs Therapy – for fighting the stigma of therapy

ProjectATTEMPTERS – for bravely shining light issues of suicidality in society

The Soulful Contrarian – for fearless authenticity

Transitionelle – for bravely seeking joy and challenging herself

BlissfulMindWellness – for offering practical ways to be mindful

7 Things About Myself:

  1. I have a weakness for chocolate.
  2. I am married to, in my opinion, the greatest man in the world.
  3. I love living in Austin, Texas and it is my favorite city in the U.S.
  4. I have never lived in a place where it snows.
  5. I love flavored coffee with lots of sweetener and coffeemate.
  6. I am an advocate and ally for social justice causes.
  7. I believe that people are inherently good and deserving of respect.

Thanks, again for this honor, Dr. Amos.  Take care all.