Category: Mental Health

Can Anger and Fear Affect Your Health?

Whenever I find a positive story, I am bothered by the comments that invariably express anger and hostility instead of embracing the good. A pilot safely lands a compromised plane, and as people express their gratefulness, someone has to comment that she was just doing the job she was trained to do and it was nothing special. Why not celebrate the skill and the lives saved?

Read More

There is Hope

There is a word in the English language that I hate more than any other word. Suicide. I detest how it attempts to snatch the purpose and meaning of each person on this planet. This word comes to steal, kill and destroy. It’s relentless in trying to creep up and speak hopelessness to the heart of any woman or man. Recently, two celebrities made a choice that affected everyone that loved them. Something from this world was stolen that brought a flavor that will never be tasted again.

Read More

In Search of Mental and Emotional Wellness

The month of May is filled with many occasions to celebrate. The most noteworthy celebration of all is the day we honor those who gave birth, stepped in, fostered, adopted, surrogate and yes spiritual mothers. We celebrate graduates in their achievements as they embark on their next level of endeavors. We celebrate the new season with all of its summer holidays. We prepare for proms, weddings, vacations, cookouts, pools opening and so much more. It’s time we work to get in shape physically, spiritually, and mentally.

Read More

Healing Your Thinking

What if I told you that you could get rid of your own depression or anxiety? Would you be interested? What if I also told you that there is a possibility of healing schizophrenia and OCD? Would you believe me? Probably not. If it were that easy, don’t you think we would have a lot less mental illness in this world? Apparently, that is not the case. Mental illness seems to be growing at an exponential rate in our nation and our world currently. May is Mental Health Awareness Month. We wouldn’t need a month dedicated to mental health awareness if we could eradicate it, would we?

Read More

Mental Health Awareness

There are so many people suffering from mental health challenges today that don’t even realize it, and they are alone. Unfortunately, in many families and cultures, the idea of acknowledging a mental health concern or even seeking counseling is still taboo. Many have been taught to “suck it up” or never let them see you sweat.”

Read More
Loading

eMetro Times Photo Location Contest

eMetro Times Print Edition Online

Pet of the Month Contest

Pet-of-the-Month-website

Error: Access Token is not valid or has expired. Feed will not update.
This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

There's an issue with the Instagram Access Token that you are using. Please obtain a new Access Token on the plugin's Settings page.
If you continue to have an issue with your Access Token then please see this FAQ for more information.

eMetro Times Photos

FaceBook

Unable to display Facebook posts.
Show error

Error: (#803) Some of the aliases you requested do not exist: MetroTimesAtlanta
Type: OAuthException
Code: 803
Please refer to our Error Message Reference.

Weather

Rain
Monday 11/12 100%
Rain
Periods of rain, heavy at times early. High 46F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a half an inch. Locally heavier rainfall possible.
Rain
Tuesday 11/13 100%
Rain
Rain. High 52F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a half an inch.
Rain
Wednesday 11/14 90%
Rain
Showers early, becoming a steady rain later in the day. High 47F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall around a half an inch.

Your SupportDelivers the Good News.

Would you consider making a monthly commitment to support The Metro Times Atlanta long-term or with a one-time gift as often or when you feel like it?  You can simply fill out the form below and we will send you a re-occurring invoice for your gift giving.  

With your gift a copy of our print edition will be delivered to your mailbox as well as to your email. 

Thank you for your support!

 

 

We will be in contact soon for your support.