Here’s how you can help reduce stigma around mental illness
More than 61 million adults in the U.S. experience some kind of mental illness, according to the National Institute of Mental Health.
Despite its prevalence, there is still significant stigma around mental health care that those in the field would like to see disappear. See how you can help.
About the Author
Lynn Hutley, health enews contributor, is coordinator of public affairs and marketing at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center and Advocate Eureka Hospital in central Illinois. Having grown up in a family-owned drug store, it is no surprise that Lynn has spent almost 18 years working in the health care industry. She has a degree in human resources management from Illinois State University and is always ready to tackle Trivia Night.