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Dignity in Mental Health: 7 Ways People with Mental Illness are Shamed and Disrespected

October 10th is World Mental Health Day. This year’s theme is dignity in mental health. Sadly, dignity is not a given in mental health care. People with mental illness continue to receive poor treatment, services, and are often stigmatized. In addition to my private practice, I’ve worked in community mental health for 20 years (more […]