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Op-ed: Curing the Mental Health Stigma
The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that “approximately 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. — 43.8 million, or 18.5 percent — experiences mental illness in a given year.”   May is Mental Health Month, and the theme designated by the National Alliance on Mental Illness this year is “Cure Stigma.” We have certainly come a long way and are more accepting about mental illness, but we still have a lot of work to do.
Let’s Cure Mental Health Stigma
May is Mental Health Month and the theme designated by the National Alliance on Mental Illness is “Cure Stigma.” We have certainly come a long way and are more accepting about mental illness, but we still have a lot of work to do.