Mental Wellness Intro (Article 1)

Posted by Tim Gutierrez on June 5, 2013 at 3:37pm

As a native of Southeast Colorado, I am very aware of the stigma regarding getting mental health help for any reason.  I fully understand the term “I’ll kill my own snakes”.  (I’ve done that, too, by the way.)  In other words, I’ll just pick myself up and go on.  We seem to feel that only the weak ask for help; but, as is usually the case, with experience comes some wisdom.  Even though I don’t jump up and down with excitement at the thought of going to my primary care provider for ANY reason, there comes a time when it is just the thing to do.  And when that time comes, I’m sure glad she’s there. Continue Reading on the Kiowa County Press on Page 14...

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