What’s So Funny About Mental Illness – Stop the Stigma
Diseases of the body garner sympathy, says comedian Ruby Wax — except those of the brain. Why is that? With dazzling energy and humor, Wax, diagnosed a decade ago with clinical depression, urges us to put an end to the stigma of mental illness.
Take the Pledge
You can make a difference by starting conversations about mental illness. In order to help end the stigma and discrimination associated with mental illness we must be willing to talk about it with family members, friends, and colleagues. Ask For Help! Check out our Resources page for a list of organizations that provide mental health services.
Whether it is yourself, a friend or loved one, get involved by talking about it. Contact us if you would like to partner with us in planning community events. Get involved now and take the pledge to end stigma!