NAMI | Federal Proposal to Limit Access to Psychiatric Medications Causes Concern-be afraid, very afraid that the Federal government will seek to limit access to quality care under their programs ie Medicare which is exempt from the recent legislation. Parity is a lie, Speak out now.
I hate when people say there mood is so bipolar. You have no idea what you are talking about. It is a chronic mental illness that is beyond difficult to deal with at times! ~ Bipolar & all mental illnesses are not anyone's fault. They cannot control it. You can just live with it as best you can.
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.
Refuse to be silent - it's time to talk. Stigma is defined as "a mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person." The stigma associated with mental illness is that it is difficult to know what to say. Practice. Yes, practice saying the truth to yourself & then it will come easier when the opportunity arises to share a bit of information about your mental illness
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They're Suffering Because We Treat Them Like Modern-Day Lepers. Here's Why We Need To Stop.
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I chose this pin because I think it does a great job of making schizophrenia a little easier to understand in a visual way. It also includes a little bit about the history of the mental illness and debunks some of the myths that people believe to be true.