Everything listed under: Deborah Russo

  • When Disaster Looms

      As a Disaster Relief Mental Health Volunteer with the American Red Cross, and a Certified Community Emergency Response Team Member for Cobb County, my training has informed me that a mass disaster has far reaching effects into the broader community, city and even the nation. The effects are devastating and echo their violent rippling effects for decades and longer. While the tragedies in Paris and San Bernandino have captured the attention of our nation, the recent tragedies of family vio...

  • The Many Faces of an Eating Disorder

    An eating disorder is a snake in the grass.   It comes in disguise promising you the Apple of your eye, offering everything good and desirable including a picture perfect life while it is sucking the very life out of you.  You think…… it will bring me skinny, it will give me peace……..