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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.

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.

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from BuzzFeed

21 Celebrities Who Fought Against Mental Health Stigma By Speaking Out

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from The Huffington Post

24 Spot-On Illustrations That Combat Mental Health Stigma

Sometimes simplicity is the best way to make a point. After seeing firsthand how mental illness can take a toll, Marissa Betley decided to sketch out ...

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STIGMA erodes confidence that mental illnesses are real, treatable health conditions. We have allowed stigma to erect barriers around effective treatment and recovery. It is time to take those barriers down!

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21 Comics That Capture The Frustrations Of Depression

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Teen Mental Health Problems: The Statistics Are Eye-Opening

is prevalent in all age groups. Understanding the facts of mental health can help professionals and those around them better diagnose and support the victims.

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61 Million Americans Have This Major Health Issue. Here's Why You'll Never Know Who They Are.
from Upworthy

61 Million Americans Have This Major Health Issue. Here's Why You'll Never Know Who They Are.

The Out of the Darkness Overnight is a fundraising walk of up to 18 miles throughout the night, designed to raise funds and make a bold statement to bring the issue of suicide out into the light.

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