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This is a quick video of how stigma can be attached to many mental disorders. Stigma plays a role in your life without you to even realizing. In this video, it will help you understand what stigma is, how it may affect you and ways you can decrease it.

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If We Spoke Honestly About Mental Health

If the world were honest about mental health, we’d say that mental illness isn’t the issue: our treatment of mental illness is. | If We Spoke Honestly About Mental Health

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11 Things To Stop Shaming People For

People do not understand that mental illnesses, such as depression, are actual chemical imbalances in your body. They are not brought on by choice.

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21 Comics That Capture The Frustrations Of Depression

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Mental health stigma quote: If mental illness could be seen on a sufferer maybe society wouldn't say "Just get over it". -Lonely Lotus. www.HealthyPlace.com

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Mental Illnesses & neuro-biochemical disorders we fight & try to control every day. We don't want pity--we ask for moments of understanding & compassion. We use therapy, trial-and-error medication "cocktails, " & every available tool yet suffer days where we are simply overwhelmed by life. ~ kira sunbird

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