Ending the stigma against mental health

With such large numbers of Americans suffering from depression, anxiety, panic, and eating disorders, ADHD, and others, some might expect more public discussion on the issue of mental illness.  But according to stopstigmasacramento.org, two-thirds of people with a diagnosable mental illness never seek professional help.  Changing this statistic means stopping the stigma, writes a youth on Access Sacramento.

mental-health

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s