In my own personal life, those who I know that have embraced their mental health issues, have gone on to lead regular lives, however, the others have not. They are still caught in their own minds and the stigma their ailments bring. Some are still struggling, and one is not with us anymore.
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Our reading recommendation for Stigma and Mental Health is a book called First Person Accounts of Mental Illness and Recovery. It’s primarily used as a University Course text, but it’s also a very good read for those with mental health issues. We think you’ll resonate with many of the author stories, which we believe, makes you feel less alone. Thus, the healing process can manifest itself from within. To learn more, click on the title. First Person Accounts of Mental Illness and Recovery