STIGMA & INCLUSION: Here’s the Real Truth about Mental Health

Mental health is so often misunderstood. People tend to think that someone who suffers from a mental illness can simply “get over it,” or that it is “all in their head.” An opinion piece by Lindsay Holmes and Sahaj Kohli of The Huffington Post presents some startling statistics and begs the question: why are “invisible” illnesses treated differently from physical ailments? If people can adjust their thinking and reduce the stigma on this topic, perhaps more people with mental illnesses would seek treatment. To view this video, click here.