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The LA Times discusses the life of recently deceased actress and stigma buster Patty Duke in, How Patty Duke broke a Hollywood taboo and became a mental health pioneer linked here.
Jason’s Under The Rainbow video: VIDEO
Minds on the Edge Facing Mental Illness
Minds on the Edge Facing Mental Illness is a website with insightful videos about mental health issues. The site is filled with stories of recovery and of society’s progress in dealing with brain disorders. Visit the site with this link – http://www.mindsontheedge.org/.
CBS News Story
CBS News aired a story titled Breaking the Stigma of Mental Illness. Visit CBSnews.com and watch this story with this link –http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=6502244n
Strategies For Helping People Who Do Not Know They Are Sick
This video presents strategies forfor addressing denial and lack of insight in mental illness. Dr. Amador is an internationally sought-after speaker, clinical psychologist, professor at Columbia University Teachers College in New York City, the Founder and Director of the LEAP™ Institute and author of eight books including the national best seller “I’m Not Sick, I Don’t Need Help!™” Dr. Amador’s LEAP program trains people to avoid conflict with those in need of help. Watch the video with this link – (Dr. Amador’s Strategy Video – link)/a>