Individuals affected by the diseases that attack the body’s most important organ (brain) must not be stigmatized.
Are mental health professionals unintentionally contributing to the problem of stigma?
Stigma remains a heavyweight that those with with mental illness are forced to carry daily
Mental health professionals conceal mental illness in themselves and in their families because of stigma.
The stigma associated with mental illness often prevents individuals most at risk from seeking out or receiving the services most needed.
ALCOHOL AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE WILL NOT TAKE AWAY YOUR FEARS
Mental illness is not the only reason why individuals end up on the streets, but it is s one of the lead contributing factors to homelessness