There continues to be a damaging stigma around mental illness. NAMI shares 9 tips for reducing the stigma against mental illness. #mentalillness #reducestigma
Stigma and Mental Illness
There are many myths and stereotypes surrounding mental illness. We need more education, awareness, and dialogue, so we can reduce the stigma and promote mental health in our lives and communities. #reducestigma #mentalhealthmyths
Seeking psychotherapy still has stigma attached to it. It's refreshing when public figures use their popularity to normalize therapy and to remove stigma. Go Jon Hamm!
Talking about your mental health struggles can be difficult, especially when you feel others don't want to engage in a dialogue about it. Here are some tips for sharing things about your mental health with others.
The stigma of mental illness and suicide perpetuates shame and silence. Two lethal and dangerous things when addressing mental health and suicide.
We are all touched by mental illness. Whether it's us, a friend, family member, or co-worker, we all know someone who has suffered from mental illness. Here is a courageous story about a young woman with Bipolar II that touches upon the stigma of mental illness that...
Navigating a mental health condition is challenging. But the stigma that comes with it only makes if more difficult. We, as a society, all can change this and do our part to reduce stigma of mental illnesses.
Anyone who knows me, knows that I'm passionate about this topic. We all have an important part in reducing stigma against mental health conditions. Here's what you can do...
Mental Illness & Stigma? We all know there is a stigma against mental illness which inevitably makes one's struggle with mental illness more challenging. This stigma is embedded in our culture and we may be doing things unintentionally that perpetuate...
Celebrities who share their personal struggles with mental illness can help others feel less stigmatized and alone. Kudos to those who have the courage to share their stories!