Category Archives: Stigma

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Recovery To Practice E-News–Advocacy as a Path to Recovery

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Only in the last few years have I realized guilt had become my final and most tenacious addiction. The cure was letting go of the facade of “normalcy” and publicly telling my story. That led to a professional U-turn, where … Continue reading

Great for youth outreach_A must see anti-stigma music video

I first saw this with 1000 other people at the Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health conference in D.C. — brought the room to their feet in tears! A great piece of political rap music that cuts across all boundaries – but most importantly zaps stigma from the heart.

Man Uses His Schizophrenia to Gather Clues for Daily Living – NYTimes.com

Man Uses His Schizophrenia to Gather Clues for Daily Living – NYTimes.com.

This is a beautifully written and insightful portrait of a man and a movement to go past narrow definitions of delusions and hallucinations to connect with deeper meanings. Led by people with lived experience and progressive clinicians. READ IT.