Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Why Do Asians Hide Their Mental Illness?

Changing a toxic culture of stigma.

Photo by National Cancer Institute on Unsplash

“You don’t think I’m depressed? I wake up depressed every day, and I can’t just say ‘I’m not going into work today,’” my dad said to my brother. “I can’t just choose not to support my family or not going into…

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Ryan Fan

Ryan Fan

Believer, Baltimore City IEP Chair, and 2:39 marathon runner. Diehard fan of “The Wire.” Support me by becoming a Medium member: https://bit.ly/39Cybb8