We are launching the "Stand Up for Mental Health" campaign. There are 46 million Americans with a mental health disorder. Many are still in hiding, afraid and ashamed because they have a mental illness. We understand that everyone isn’t ready to come out into the sunlight. We are urging those of you are already public about having a mental health disorder to stand up and lead the way. More details: www.healthyplace.com/stigma/stand-up-for-mental-health/stand-up-for-mental-health-campaign/
(1) President Abraham Lincoln, who had depression (2) Writer Virginia Woolf, who had bipolar disorder (3) Artist Vincent Van Gogh, who had bipolar disorder (4) Writer Sylvia Plath, who had depression (5) Mathematician John Nash (from A Brilliant Mind), who had schizophrenia. End the stigma!