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You’re completely ignoring 25% of people using your product.

Why we need to consider the 1 in 4 people who suffer from mental illness when making design decisions.

With 1 in 4 people living with a diagnosed mental illness, it’s somewhat surprising that these are people that rarely discussed around the design table. Over the last few years we have become…

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Bradley Gabr-Ryn

Bradley Gabr-Ryn

Design lead @ MetaLab · On a mission to make technology kinder to people · Focussing on design ethics, mindful design, & mental health

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