Joni Edelman's Articles
Talk to your kids about Bipolar disorder! It's not a conversation any parent wants to have. But it’s a conversation every mentally ill parent needs to have.
joni edelman, RN | 05.21.18 1:52pm | SHARE
I wasn't a very good mother to myself but I was a better mother than she was.
joni edelman, RN | 05.11.18 1:02pm | SHARE
I’m not saying consent isn’t important. I’m just saying that a really big part of parenting is helping a small being who isn't yet capable of making important choices for themself survive to adulthood.
joni edelman, RN | 05.11.18 10:40am | SHARE
I invited my husband to give me a g-spot orgasm. Let’s just say, he found it. I never asked him to even look before taking this class.
joni edelman, RN | 05.9.18 10:48am | SHARE
Please stop gaslighting me. Stop telling me that my mental illness isn’t real.
joni edelman, RN | 05.2.18 11:01am | SHARE
Bipolar disorder is our legacy. Not a great one, but a legacy just the same. Medications keep me alive. Destigmatizing psychiatric meds saves lives!
joni edelman, RN | 05.1.18 11:47am | SHARE
This is not an exhaustive list, of the most ridiculous things my kids are freaking out about, but I am an exhausted mother.
joni edelman, RN | 04.26.18 12:01am | SHARE
I wish that our culture valued the most vital month postpartum as a time for healing our bodies and holding our babies. Sadly, I’m not sure we ever will.
joni edelman, RN | 04.25.18 6:13am | SHARE