Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Stop Minimizing Mental Illness: Worst Things to Say

I typically only post Kentucky related stories or share national articles that explain news/options for Assisted Outpatient Treatment, but this is worth the read. SO TRUE! 

tells it like it 'really' is!

Let’s Not Forget, People Die From Mental Illness

The idea that mental illness is serious isn’t something that I made up, it is a fact. Estimates are 1 in 5 people with bipolar disorder commit suicide and 1 in 2 people (yes, that’s half) attempt it. And of course there are hospitalizations, work absences, destroyed families, having to go on disability, and so on. This is serious stuff people. It is not a runny nose.

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