Monthly Archives: November 2014

Breaking the taboo: It’s time to talk about mental health

Talking about mental health can make a big difference and social contact — which is where people with and without mental health problems come together to have a conversation — is an extremely powerful approach in breaking down the taboo … Continue reading

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Despite progress, mental illness stigma persists

Just like overcoming any other implicit bias like racism or sexism, overcoming biases against people with mental illnesses requires a lot of work. Campaigns that aim to disprove myths about mental illness are a good start; these efforts lay out … Continue reading

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