Another Great Book I Recommend 

I read a really good book recently, Troubled Minds: Mental Illness and the Church's Mission by Amy Simpson. This book is especially helpful for church leaders and ministers who would like to learn more about how to better serve those dealing with mental illness. I highly recommend this great book.


 Here's the link to where you can buy it on


Inteview on NAMI Radio 

I was intereviewed on my story on a NAMI Radio program in Nashville. Click below to hear the podcast.

Alexandra Tells her Story and Performs 

To hear my entire talk on my story of what I went through in having a mom with schizophrenia and hear me perform a couple of my songs click below.

Performing Who You Used To Be 

Click the link below to see me perform my original song about my mom called "Who You Used To Be".

Video #2 - Brain Structure Differences 

Posted another video onto YouTube. In this one I share a little of Mom's cute perspective and on brain structure differences of some people with schizophrenia. Hope you enjoy it.

Supportive Housing - Spoke to Legislators 

I spoke to legislators at the Illinois Capital in Springfield yesterday, asking them to continue funding Supportive Housing. My sweet Mama had to live in a nursing home from when she was only 47 until she passed away last year - 34 years later. Part of the reason she was in a nursing home was that there were not good supportive housing options for her when she needed them as a younger woman. I'm very glad she had a nursing home to live in, but Mom wanted to contribute by working and since she was…

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Alexandra Tells a Cute Story #1 

I am starting a new little project - sharing stories from my life via Videos. Check out my first on YouTube: