This week Ben and Blakely are closely examining the impact of our roles as secret-keepers. One of the sacred foundations of our practice, and the public concept of us, is as locked vaults of human secrets. This containing impacts us, alters our perspective of humanity, and perpetuates some of our loneliness. We can admit we like being 'in on' human secrets, though stashing them all away can be wearying. Tune in, we're so glad you're here.
A few FYIs:
-we swear sometimes; this is an uncensored show full of our personal opinions./
And remember, we're not YOUR helpers. Everything here is personal opinion, not intended as professional advice. Get the help you need, when you need it, where you need it. Here are a few resources for mental health support for you and those you love:
National Alliance on Mental Illness: https://www.nami.org/Home
US Substance Use and Mental Health Services Administration: https://www.samhsa.gov/
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ or 1-800-273-8255