You may already know that 1 in 4 of us will experience a mental health problem at some time in our lives… but how much more do you know about mental health stigma and discrimination? Read our quick facts.
Stigma and discrimination is more than just a theory. It hurts, and it blights the lives and prospects of ordinary people across Scotland. Read some more about how stigma and discrimination has affected four people.
If you’re interested in finding out more about stigma and discrimination, follow up some of these books.
Stigma is an issue of basic human rights and causes severe harm to people’s recovery from mental health problems.
‘see me’ isn’t the only campaign around the world seeking to tackle stigma. We have lots of colleagues and have been able to learn much from them. Read about them here.