Archived | More Than 55,000 People Expected to Participate in the 13th Annual “Walk Now for Autism Speaks” at The Rose Bowl | Circa April 13, 2015 #NotAnAutisticAlly #BanABA

More Than 55,000 People Expected to Participate in the 13th Annual "Walk Now for Autism Speaks" at The Rose Bowl, April 18 Walk Now Is North America's Largest Grassroots Autism Walk LOS ANGELES, April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 55,000 people are expected to unite for the 13th annual Los Angeles Walk Now for Autism Speaks at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena on Saturday, …

Archived | Busting Mental Illness Stigma! #TheReal5150 Campaign | Circa November 7, 2015 #BreakTheStigma

Badass & #TheReal5150 Screenshot of original post on Facebook page. Full text below. 2021 Update: This company no longer exists under this name, and the energy drink line has closed their business. Busting Mental Illness Stigma! I've started the petition "51 Fifty Energy Drink: Stop Promoting Mental Illness Stigma" and need your help to get …

Agitators For Adventure Church Use Mental Illness Slurs In The Name Of Jesus #SaveTowerTheater | Eve Reiland

#TheReal5150 I have no patience for people who promote, dehumanize and belittle people who live with mental illness. None. One in five will experience mental illness in their lifetime. One in 17 live with a severe mental illness. Guess what? I am that one and live with #PTSD and #FND. I’m angry that agitators for …

Systemic understaffing, mental illness stigma played role in prison birth, lawsuit alleges

New Britain — Tianna Laboy spent nearly 30 days at an inpatient mental health treatment program before she was admitted to York Correctional Institution in August 2017. When she arrived at the Niantic prison, officials put her in the mental health infirmary. New filings in her civil lawsuit allege that her placement there “guaranteed she would be …

Bucks eyes mental health court, police co-responder program – News – Bucks County Courier Times – Levittown, PA

"If we can use this rising clamor of awareness … as momentum to get something done, then we should," said Weintraub. “If we can use this rising clamor of awareness ... as momentum to get something done, then we should,” said Weintraub. Bucks County could see a new mental health court and other police changes …

‘Mental Illness Is Not An Excuse, But It Is A Reason’: How To Talk About Kanye West’s Behavior | Here & Now

Erratic behavior is something of a brand for the famous rapper and producer, but his disclosure that he lives with bipolar disorder also necessitates what we think about his behavior through a mental health lens. Source: 'Mental Illness Is Not An Excuse, But It Is A Reason': How To Talk About Kanye West’s Behavior | …

Kanye West Is ‘Struggling’ with Bipolar Disorder as Rapper Says He Wants to Be President | With Note via Eve Reiland #TheReal5150

  Note From Eve Reiland: We work so hard to break the stigma of mental illness. We put ourselves out there to show the world there's no shame in seeking help and being treated, doing the work to help maintain stability and the million and other ways we manage illness. The cheers that are given …