Tomorrow is World Mental Health Day. Which was started by the World Federation for Mental Health in 1992. Heres the link to their site: http://www.wfmh.org/index.html This day is to promote greater public awareness and understanding of mental health and mental illness.
Mental Illness does not discriminate. A phrase Im sure many of you will recognize. It doesnt matter how old you are, what race/ethnicity you are, age, social status etc... none of that has anything to do with how likely someone is to get a mental illness. If you have a brain you can have a mental illness, simple as that.
Mental Illness is often a very delicate subject with some people for a variety of reasons. From my experience some of those reasons are things like: shame for being mentally ill, fear of stigma, fear of their own illness...and it goes on. But other times there are other reasons why people shy away from the subject of mental illness/mental health. Reasons such as: still n