Last login: Saturday, September 18, 2010
What an excellent show! Cheers to Markov Manalo for bringing up the topic of self-stigmatization. It's hard enough to fight against other people's perceptions and biases, but it's a whole other level of difficulty to deal with one's own toward one's illness.
On a related note: Last weekend, NAMI-Vermont (National Alliance on Mental Illness) held a successful Walk-A-Thon in Burlington, Vermont, and invited me to perform a song I wrote, an anti-stigma anthem called "I Refuse It". I'd invite people who are fighting stigmatization to check it out:
September 18, 2010 at 12:43 a.m.
( permalink | suggest removal )
© 2015 KPBS Public Broadcasting