Entries by Alysha Clark

A Day At the Chrysalis Clubhouse

“Chrysalis Clubhouse provides mental health support by offering help in the form of social, educational, and career focused services for its members. It supports wellbeing through community to all its members who are known as colleagues. We hope to serve as a beacon of hope to the greater Madison community.” My name is Erik and […]

Take a break, its OK.

Summertime, typically, marks the beginning of vacation time for most people. For the majority of people, this is something they do each year and usually have a favorite place to visit and do so without any guilt or regret. For others, it might be difficult to go on vacation or even give themselves permission to […]

Tips for Utilizing Therapy

By Andrew Lopez, CPS I’ve been in therapy for a number of years and have had to figure a lot of things out in terms of maximizing my therapeutic services. I thought I’d share some of the knowledge I’ve acquired over the years about utilizing psychotherapy. 1: Ask about the different modalities of therapy. A […]

Wisconsin State Budget, Chrysalis gives public Comment

Thank you for taking the time to listen to our voices today.  My name is Alysha Clark and I am the Director of Advocacy and Operations at Chrysalis, Inc.  I am also a person with lived experience of mental health and substance use challenges.  I have been a Certified Peer Specialist for over a decade […]