My guest today is Linda Katz Baron, author of Surviving Mental Illness.
Linda Naomi Katz born on March 21, 1969, by the name of Linda Naomi Baron, raised as a modern orthodox Jew, where mental illness has been a factor throughout most of her life.
Through the years she was faced with challenges that were difficult to overcome, but has been working hard to achieve recovery.
As part of her recovery from mental illness, she became active in the mental health field. Linda is a member with the National Alliance on Mental Illness(formally National Alliance for Mentally Ill) and has published articles in New York City Voices, a newspaper that helps fight against stigma and other issues pertaining to mental illness.