Killing a Loved One may be Associated with Mental Illness

In recent months there have been several reprehensible stories of violence in families – domestic violence, intimate partner violence, emotional, verbal and physical abuse and sadly some acts of violence have resulted in the murder of children. This week, Family and Faith Magazine searches for answers by examining the impact of mental health on violent … Continue reading Killing a Loved One may be Associated with Mental Illness

The ‘Beautiful View’ – Celebrating God’s Helpers at Bellevue Hospital

Ask the ordinary Jamaican what comes to mind when you say the word, Bellevue, and typically they offer references to a ‘madhouse’, or a place where you get a tin of milk in exchange for carrying in a mentally unstable relative. But the French word actually means ‘beautiful view,’ and that is certainly the approach … Continue reading The ‘Beautiful View’ – Celebrating God’s Helpers at Bellevue Hospital