Author: Brian Toomey

Brian Toomey lives at Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage, and is a co-owner and editor on, an online blog covering environmental issues. He enjoys reading, vegan whole foods cooking, and meditating. He also has a fanatic love of basketball and the Boston Celtics, and shares the Buddha’s desire that all beings be liberated from suffering.

Articles by Brian Toomey include:

  • Rx for “Mental Illness” (Issue # 150)

Rx for “Mental Illness”

Posted on March 7, 2011 by

How can we best support mental health? Caring attention—even from amateurs—can promote healing unattainable through impersonal approaches or drugs.