30 Day Mental Illness Awareness Challenge – Day Eighteen


Dear Kevin, sad to say this, but from my experience, there are still several families who don’t face it or try to deal with it the way you put it in your write up. Maybe it is shame, stigma, lack of resources, tradition, religion, and what else? Gosh, it is all so difficult on both the individual and the family/loved ones. Thanks for sharing as usual.

Voices of Glass

30-day-challenge18Day 18 – What do you wish people would understand in regards to mental illness and/or mental health?

There are so many different things that I wish people would understand with regards to mental illness and/or mental health.

But then aren’t there just so many thing which some people just don’t seem to understand about mental illness and/or mental health?

And as with a lot of things concerning human behavior – where there are misunderstandings don’t injustices so often usually follow?

But if I had to highlight just one  – or even two – things they would be things.

We didn’t choose this…

Consider, if you will, the following scenario…

A group of people – of which you are one – are sat talking and one of them is sharing a recent experience they had had…

drugIt was awful.  It was like someone or something had taken over.  What…

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One thought on “30 Day Mental Illness Awareness Challenge – Day Eighteen”

  1. Good article, thanks for sharing. I can only imagine how difficult it must be for those who suffer (esp. a mental illness with sudden onset), as well as those who love the sufferer. Thanks for sharing and trying to help in every way you can MA!! Take care 🙂

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