Tabita Green – Short Bio

Optimizing Children’s Mental Health: Tabita Green writes about ways not only to prevent children’s and teen’s mental distress, but to optimize mental health. Centered around the concepts of resilience, natural “therapies,” mindfulness, and social justice, this blog highlights tried and true approaches for parenting, teaching, and community engagement to raise happy and healthy kids.


Mad in America hosts blogs by a diverse group of writers. These posts are designed to serve as a public forum for a discussion—broadly speaking—of psychiatry and its treatments. The opinions expressed are the writers’ own.