Month: October 2017

MH Stigma Awareness

“The stigma associated with mental illness harms the self-esteem of many people who have serious mental illnesses. An important consequence of reducing stigma would be to improve the self-esteem of people who have mental illnesses.” Source: ps.psychiatryonline.orgIt It was during 2004 upon my discharge from Ward 27, of Wellington Hospital. Into Porirua Community Mental Health …