Article – OFF-TOPIC: Our Illness In Discourse Around Mental Illness

OFF-TOPIC: Our Illness In Discourse Around Mental Illness

by Cartoon Essayscartoonessays.wordpress.com

 “I am disgusted with the way our society views mental illness.  Much is made about the stigmas attached to mental disorders in psychological circles, but it’s quite clear to me that our greater society has no interest in eliminating that stigma.  The only time the subject of mental health is ever brought up in mainstream discourse is whenever there is a mass shooting.  This is a huge problem for so many reasons.”

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