mental illness Tag

The Washington Post recently ran an excellent piece about how those with mental illness are speaking out against stigma. Adults with mental illness are choosing more and more to "out" themselves, revealing their real identities online and speaking boldly and authentically about their experiences. The...

In the coming weeks, Minnesota legislators will be making key decisions that will impact community mental health services in our state. Improving access to daily, coordinated care in the community is vital to the quality of life for people with serious mental illnesses.  Please urge your legislators...

Millennials - the youngest generation currently in the workforce, or in college preparing to enter the workforce - are considered to be incredibly driven, responsible, dedicated and resilient. But even though they may not let it show, millennials face a tremendous amount of pressure and...

In an exclusive interview with ITV News, Britain's Prince Harry said more needs to be done to fight the stigma surrounding mental illness. As he readied to join injured veterans on a 1,000 mile walk across the country to raise awareness, Prince Harry advocated for more...

For those who are affected by mental illness, the effects are all too real. But for others, it can be hard to understand the experience. U.K.-based artist Toby Allen has been drawing mental illnesses as monsters since 2013 and publishing the poignant illustrations on Tumblr. He gives...