What’s up with the dismal picture of mental health support in the US? Many folks who need care aren’t getting it, and while they suffer, people stigmatize them as dangerous, incompetent, and more.
With this video, Francesca Fiorentini fills in the details of how factors like access, jails and prisons, and costs have our mental health care system failing to provide the support we need.
This will give you a good idea of what we need to change in order to have a system of care that’s in real working order.
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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To learn more about this topic, check out:
- Stop the Stigma: The Realities of Mental Health
- 9 Affirmations You Deserve to Receive If You Have a Mental Illness