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Sheila Hamilton is an author, advocate and radio host. Her book, All the Things We Never Knew, Chasing the Chaos of Mental Illness is an Amazon bestseller. She is a five-time Emmy award winning journalist and hosts the podcast Beyond Well, a program for people interested in learning more about our interior lives, emotional health and self-care. Co-hosts are Dr. Brian Goff and Dr. Jenna LeJeune


Dec 30, 2019

Mike Schmidt is running for Multnomah county district attorney with one of the most multi-dimensional views toward the criminalization of the mentally ill we’ve ever heard. Mike’s experience as an inner city school teacher informs his sense of justice and rehabilitation.

Dec 26, 2019

As many as forty percent of foster children are on multiple medications. Dr’s Burnett and McLaren study, research and question whether the medications are necessary and whether the families and prescribing doctors are interested in a lower pharmacological load on children’s bodies. A fascinating look at the trend...

Dec 23, 2019

Dr. Brian Goff and Dr. Jenna LeJeune debate the nature of #self-care and whether the notion of self care has a negative impact on 
people’s lives because it singles out your “self” from all the other selves you love (people, pets, work partners, etc.)  Jenna argues to 
be sure to include you always in the group of...

Dec 19, 2019

Lucy Winer is a director and producer known for the documentary Kings Park: Stories from an American Mental Institution and the creator of Unlocked, a video library and curriculum for researchers, students and professors of psychiatry and psychology.  Lucy’s personal experience of being committed to Kings Park as a...

Dec 16, 2019

Do “Trigger warnings” and “Safe Spaces” really keep us safe? Dr Jenna LeJeune and Dr. Brian Goff discuss the dangerous trend toward identifying feelings as painful and thoughts as dangerous and harmful. 
But what are meant to be “safe-spaces” turn into echo chambers, shutting down any diversity of...