Family and Caregiver Schizophrenia Discussion Forum

5 Lies Ruining Your Mental Health


By Amy Morin

One in five Americans experience a mental health problem in any given year. Yet many people suffer with their symptoms in silence. The stigma that continues to surround mental health problems prevents individuals from getting the help they need.

Despite ongoing efforts to educate the public about mental health, many misconceptions remain. Before the stigma can be stopped, these five mental health myths need to be debunked:


i take great satisfaction from the fact most people that ever excisted never felt the way i felt going through psychosis, i wear my suffering as a badge of honour :satellite: