Breaking the Stigma

-by Catie Middleton Today, stigma is perhaps the greatest barrier to mental health care. Attitudes that see mental health issues as threatening or uncomfortable help to foster the social stigma and discriminating behavior that those with mental health problems experience. Those… Read More

In Honor of Nurses

UWM alumna Ilona Ontscherenki had an epiphany watching her father, Simon, undergo cancer treatment at West Allis Memorial Hospital. “I began to see what amazing skills nurses hold and the boundless capacity for empathy and compassion necessary for them to… Read More