When is a condition ‘chronic’ and when is it a ‘disability?’ The definition can determine the support you get

Jennifer E. Engen

by Elizabeth Kendall, Connie Allen, Kelsey Chapman and Maretta Mann, The Conversation “Chronic conditions” and “disability” are not just words. They can determine the funding and supports we can access, how we’re treated and how we feel about ourselves. For population data purposes, disability is defined as a limitation or […]

Types and How to Find Support

Jennifer E. Engen

The term “depression” often refers to major depressive disorder. But it can also serve as an umbrella term that encompasses several types of depression. Depression doesn’t follow the same pattern for everyone. It can involve quite a bit of variety in not just your symptoms, but how severe they are […]