STIGMA & INCLUSION: Imagine There Was No Stigma to Mental Illness

There is a common misconception that mental illness has a specific look. It is what is portrayed in the media and Hollywood. However, those of us in the mental health field – whether that be because we ourselves have a mental illness or because we are advocating for those with an illness- know first hand that mental illness does not have one face. The stigma associated with mental illness is prevalent. Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman has been immersed in the mental health field for his entire career and has extensive knowledge of the stigma faced. In his TEDTalks, Dr. Lieberman discusses what a world would look like with stigma related to mental illness. To view this article, click here!