STIGMA & INCLUSION: 9 Phrases That Spread Mental Health Stigma and What You Can Say Instead

Have you ever heard someone refer to the weather as being “bipolar” or to a person as being “so OCD?” People who generally mean well can use words like “trigger,” “hysterical,” and “psycho,” and not realize that it may be causing some harm. An article written by Kyli Rodriguez-Cayro for gives some insight on a few common phrases that may unintentionally help to spread mental health stigma. To view this article, click here.