Quote on mental health stigma: You are not your illness. You have an individual story to tell. You have a name, a history, a personality. Staying yourself is part of the battle. www.HealthyPlace.com
Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of. It is not brought on by choice. You are not "crazy" for having depression, bipolar disorder, panic attacks, anxiety, etc. Erase the stigma of mental illness.
6 Mind-Blowing TED Talks About Psychology & Human Behavior
The human brain is complex and confusing, which explains why human behavior is so complex and confusing. People have a tendency to act one way when they feel something completely different. Here are a few interesting TED Talks that delve into human psychology and try to explain why we are the way we are.
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I had a black dog, his name was depression
At its worst, depression can be a frightening, debilitating condition. Millions of people around the world live with depression. Many of these individuals an...
What it's like to live with schizoaffective disorder
I was diagnosed with schizoaffective disorder almost 6 years ago now when I was 20. I've learnt to manage it to a degree now but it can be incredibly difficult to live with.
A journey through Jennifer's mind in images
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"The warning signs of mental illness, symptoms or reactions that might require closer observation or an immediate doctor visit. For Adults and children." www.HealthyPlace.com
Mental Health Awareness
Mental Health stigma transforms misinformation into misunderstanding; Mental Health Education transforms information into understanding. Misunderstanding and stigma surrounding mental ill health are widespread. Despite the existence of effective treatments for mental disorders, there is a belief that they are untreatable or that people with mental disorders are difficult, not intelligent, or incapable of making decisions. This stigma can lead to abuse, rejection and isolation and exclude…