STIGMA & INCLUSION: Eliminating Stigma Is Key to Effectively Treating Mental Illness

Is stigma keeping you from seeking help for your mental illness? Literally millions of Americans don’t get the help they need because of both societal and self-induced stigma. The lack of mental health workers also remains a significant problem. An article from UCSF’s Department of Psychiatry makes a case for educating the public and viewing mental illness as a biological condition in order to stamp out stigma. To view this article, click here.