Thank you for joining this group. I look forward to hearing your stories & ideas about how we can change the stigma society has about mental health illnesses. By sharing our stories, I hope that is a start to what we can do, together, to make a difference about this cause that means so much to all of us.I look forward to hearing from all of you. ...more
Hello,I am Astrid aka phoneutria_fera. I am diagnosed with DID, PTSD and autism, and blog about mental health and disability rights. I'd like to discuss how we can change the stigma associated with mental illness....more
As soon as I saw this group I joined blogher.com. I am trying to narrow down the number of writing groups I am in but I suffer from depression, panic/anxiety, PTSD and ADD and it is my goal to advocate for us b/c no one else is going to; I don't care what the ADA says.
I have A LOT to say on the subject of Mental Health and will return tomorrow to add to the discussion. I want to thank you for having this group...it is very badly needed.
Being depressed isn't something to be ashamed of, but I know there are a lot of people out there that are, due to the stigma society has put on mental health issues. Are you one of these people? Were you one of these people?...more