STIGMA & INCLUSION: Rewriting the Stigma of Mental Illness

“Why are you wearing that shirt?” Paige Freeman is a young woman who enthusiastically answers that question by confronting stigma and explaining what it is like living with a mental disorder. She believes that people don’t want to understand or don’t care due to a perceived distance between themselves and the illness, perhaps because it lacks the visual proof associated with many physical illnesses. Paige simply wants people to acknowledge that she is struggling. To view this video, click here.