Tag Archives: stigma of mental illness

My Culture & Stigma

The following is an excerpt from a paper that I wrote for graduate school titled “My Cultural Background.” One aspect of our culture that sadly still exists is the stigma of mental illness. I suffered from depression and anxiety my … Continue reading

Posted in My Story, stigma | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Look at Stigma

I recently asked our Facebook fans and Twitter followers to answer the following: “What does stigma mean to you? How has it affected you or someone you know?” Here are their responses: “The stigma casts those dealing with a mental illness out … Continue reading

Posted in stigma | Tagged , , , , , , | 13 Comments