Mental Health Stigmatization
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
-Martin Luther King Jr.
Have you experienced one of the following related to your mental health and/or substance and drug abuse?
Stigmatization: Negative and unfair attitudes and beliefs.
Discrimination: Unjust or prejudicial treatment.
Ostracism: Exclusion from a society or group.
Have you or a loved one refused treatment for one of these reasons?
Don’t know where to go
Don’t want anyone to find out
Unaware of the benefits of mental wellness services