Invisible Illness
Published in

Invisible Illness

Mental Health Awareness Means Watching Our Words

Until we get clearer with our vocabulary, we will be stuck with stigma

Photo by Jesse Martini on Unsplash

May is Mental Health Awareness Month.

It is a time to increase knowledge about mental illness-its staggering impact on sufferers, its stunning frequency and significant disability. It is an attempt to challenge long held stigmas that have…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Martha Manning, Ph.D.

2.6K Followers

Dr. Martha Manning is a writer and clinical psychologist, author of Undercurrents and Chasing Grace. Depression sufferer. Mother. Growing older under protest.