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Police Brutality, Mental Illness and 'The Memphis Model' - Truthdig

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Police Brutality, Mental Illness and 'The Memphis Model'
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Elsa Cruz filed a federal lawsuit in New York this week, months after police shot her husband dead. Last May, Cruz called 911 asking for help with her husband, Samuel.
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Mental health stigma and discrimination is harming our next generation | Time To Change

Mental health stigma and discrimination is harming our next generation | Time To Change | English Informational Speech | Scoop.it
Tragically, a quarter of young people (26%) have said that the stigma attached to their mental illness has made them want to give up on life, according to new statistics released by the mental health anti-stigma programme Time to Change, which is...
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Bangor teen breaks the stigma of mental illness

Bangor teen breaks the stigma of mental illness | English Informational Speech | Scoop.it
When she was 15 years old, Hannah Chaisson was admitted to The Acadia Hospital after her mother caught her cutting herself following a fight between the two.
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Youth And Mental Illness: When Stigma Kills

Youth And Mental Illness: When Stigma Kills | English Informational Speech | Scoop.it
Rachel Regula didn’t have a carefree childhood. At age five, she switched kindergarten classes because of the persistent bullying she faced.
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» Teenagers Face Stigma of Mental Illness - Psych Central News

» Teenagers Face Stigma of Mental Illness - Psych Central News | English Informational Speech | Scoop.it
A new study paints a disturbing portrait for youth diagnosed and taking medications for mood disorders. In one of the first studies of adolescents between
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PsychiatryOnline | Psychiatric Services | How Adolescents Perceive the Stigma of Mental Illness and Alcohol Abuse

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Alicia Gomez: Mentally ill deserve support, housing - Record-Searchlight

Alicia Gomez: Mentally ill deserve support, housing - Record-Searchlight | English Informational Speech | Scoop.it
Alicia Gomez: Mentally ill deserve support, housing
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I am writing to you with my concerns about the stigma attached to persons with mental illness in Shasta County who are in search of adequate, affordable housing.
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Ways to help teens overcome fears and stigmas of mental illness

Researchers want to find the magical elixir that helps teens speak up, seek help and then stick with treatments that get them feeling better.
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NAMI | Stigma Stands as a Hurdle for Teens

NAMI | Stigma Stands as a Hurdle for Teens | English Informational Speech | Scoop.it
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nations largest nonprofit, grassroots mental health education, advocacy and support organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness,...
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