“For these reasons, personal recovery stories are increasingly viewed as a best practice in stigma reduction.” –Heather Stuart, a professor of community health and epidemiology, holds the Bell Mental Health and Anti-Stigma Research Chair at Queen’s University.

I found this article on the Globe and Mail website and it is very interesting!

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/do-celebrity-disclosures-promote-mental-illness-stigma/article5822024/

 

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Young sciency/arsty/etc girl who is highly interested in her own problem, depression and mental illness. She takes the scientific approach and is constantly reading new research and self-help books.

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