Stop The Stigma : The Realities Of Mental Health: There are some widespread misconceptions about mental health disorders. People think the cure for depression is to “keep your chin up,” that addiction is simple weakness, and that obsessive-compulsive disorder is humorous. Let’s set the record straight about how this stigma actually affects the lives of people living with mental health issues with this infographic from Visual.ly.
Mental illness is often thought of only as an adult concern. But about half of mental illnesses begin to reveal themselves in childhood. What is the state of children’s mental health and how is it different from that of adults?
Enjoy a Happy Life after Mental Illness Diagnosis | When you struggle with mental health issues, sometimes it can feel as if there is no light at the end of the tunnel, but happiness is possible again. Read more. www.HealthyPlace.com
An Infographic to Help You Understand Depression - Whether induced by outside factors or an inherent tendency towards depression or bipolar disorder, seek help if symptoms are present for two or more weeks. (View only) Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance Website: http://www.dbsalliance.org/site/PageServer?pagename=home
Quote on mental health stigma: The strongest people are not those who show strength in front of the world but those who fight and win battles that others do not know anything about - Jonathan Harnisch. www.HealthyPlace.com
Mental Health Stigma Teaches That Mental Illnesses Are Rare | Stigma teaches that mental health disordesr are a rare occurence, but the truth is they are more common than we think. www.HealthyPlace.com