In August, 2022, people from across the country gathered both in person and virtually to attend the first recovery summit (or similar) to be held by the Substance Abuse and […]
In the News
As a community, we are always looking for opportunities to share the work we're doing, and sometimes we find success in print, on the radio or on television. In this section, we will share some of our successes and increasing awareness of the RLC and all we do!
World Health Organization (WHO) Releases Full Report:
Guidance on community mental health services: Promoting person-centred and rights-based approaches Last month, we let you know that the World Health Organization (WHO) would be releasing guidance on rights-based approaches […]
Open Letter to Holyoke Mayor
To Acting Mayor Terence Murphy, On May 25, 2020, Darnella Frazier documented the murder of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis, Minnesota police, dramatically amplifying the need to end […]
RLC in Oprah Magazine!
The WMass RLC was recently featured in Oprah Magazine Read the article here
RLC in the News! Hearing Voices “Foreign Policy” Article!
Check out this new article in Foreign Policy featuring the RLC’s own Marty Hadge and Caroline White, and our Hearing Voices work. (We don’t love the title, but there’s lots […]
Check Out April’s “Sun Magazine!”
Check out Sun Magazine’s April 2017 issue, featuring an article, ’An Open Mind’ by Tracy Frisch, and featuring the Western Mass RLC’s Director, Sera Davidow. It will be available in […]
RLC Hearing Voices Work in the News
Check out this new article in “Foreign Policy”, featuring the RLC’s own Marty Hadge and Caroline White, and our Hearing Voices work. (We don’t love the title, but there’s lots […]
Over 140 Gather to Protest the Boston Globe’s Spotlight on Mental Health Series
On Monday, August 1, more than 140 people from all around Massachusetts gathered at the Boston Globe’s offices in Dorchester to protest their ‘Spotlight on Mental Health’ series, and hold […]
The Western Mass RLC in the Media!
We’re excited to share that the Western Mass RLC has made some high-profile appearances in the mainstream media this past month. The first was in a New York Times article, […]
U.S. News Article on the Murphy Bill and the Right to Privacy
On August 12, 2015, the U.S. News published an article about the Murphy Bill. Sera Davidow of the RLC is quoted in the article several times speaking to how the bill will impact people’s […]
Article in the Times Union, November 2014
On November, the Times Union published an article called “Troy event explores alternative views of mental health; Filmmakers provide perspective of people with direct experience“, about the RLC, our films, and […]
Mad in America Interview with Sera Davidow
Mad in America published an interview with our own Sera Davidow in September of 2014. The interview, called “The answer is that there is no (one) answer“, covers topics […]