The November 13, 2014 issue of the San Francisco Bay Times celebrates our namesake, Phyllis Lyon’s 90th Birthday! It includes a wonderful tribute from two of our leaders, Dawn Harbatkin and Marj Plumb. Read the whole issue here and read Dawn and Marj’s piece here.
What a difference a year makes! A year ago I couldn’t have imagined that we would be in the final stages of joining the HealthRIGHT 360 family of programs. We have been working tirelessly with leadership at HealthRIGHT 360 as we integrate our programs. As the merger moves forward, we are able to focus on […]
When Dawn first came to Lyon-Martin from New York, the Board of Directors said they wanted Lyon-Martin to be a center for research. With Women’s Health and Mindfulness (WHAM), we are finally able to start that. WHAM is the first research project where Lyon-Martin fully participates in all aspects of the research process. You may […]
Laurel had always been interested in medicine. It was inevitable: her father was a surgeon, her mother was a nurse. But she did not take the traditional path to become the doctor she is today. Her career in medicine did not start until she was 43, was a long, hard road involving a change in […]
Grace is a 46 year old transgender woman, originally from Liberia, Africa. She moved to the US in 1987 and has been a medical patient at Lyon-Martin since 2002 and began receiving mental health support with us in 2011. Grace has a history of psychosis, depression including suicidality, PTSD, drug abuse, incarceration and psychiatric hospitalizations. […]